Annual Crime In Shady Spring (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleShady Spring/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)489 (estimate)1,7762,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleShady Spring/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a3.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.142.6
Robberyn/an/an/a31.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a218.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)80 (estimate)290381
Burglaryn/an/an/a296.5376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,049.61,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a139.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)409 (estimate)1,4862,200

Key findings

  • Shady Spring crime rates are 81% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Shady Spring are 79% lower than the national average
  • In Shady Spring you have a 1 in 205 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Shady Spring is safer than 86% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Shady Spring has decreased by 26%

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Compare Shady Spring, WV Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Shady Spring (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Shady Spring (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shady Spring

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shady Spring is 1 in 1253
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shady Spring is 1 in 245
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Shady Spring is 1 in 205

      Year Over Year Crime In Shady Spring (per 100,000 people)

      Shady Spring police department

      ItemShady SpringWest VirginiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,642558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.03.3

      Sex offenders in West Virginia

      StateTotal offendersWest Virginia /100KNational /100K
      West Virginia4,917266266
      There are a total of 4,917 sex offenders in West Virginia. This yields a total of 266 sex offenders in West Virginia per 100,000 residents which is equal the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Mabscott, WV1,29567346413
      MacArthur, WV1,718108552660
      Prosperity, WV1,350109556665
      Bradley, WV1,797110562672
      Coal City, WV1,644119612731
      Crab Orchard, WV2,323125639763
      Stanaford, WV1,529125640765
      Shady Spring, WV3,38080409489

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      Dover, FL3,3802621,5541,816
      Polkton, NC3,3792881,9002,188
      Kahaluu-Keauhou, HI3,3811061,2241,330
      Chandler, IN3,3812341,3361,571
      Heavener, OK3,3792441,0391,284
      Shady Spring, WV3,38080409489
      Source: The Shady Spring, WV crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.