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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 15%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSmithton/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,795 (estimate)2,0342,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a33.138.4
Robberyn/an/an/a83.973.9
Assaultn/an/an/a264.6279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)536 (estimate)390388
Burglaryn/an/an/a248.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,274.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a121.0246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,259 (estimate)1,6441,958

Key findings

  • Smithton crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Smithton are 38% higher than the national average
  • In Smithton you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Smithton is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Smithton has increased by 19%

Smithton crime map

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The Smithton crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Smithton as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Smithton crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Smithton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Smithton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Smithton is 1 in 187
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Smithton is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Smithton is 1 in 36

      Year Over Year Crime In Smithton (per 100,000 people)

      Smithton police department

      ItemSmithtonPennsylvaniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,701558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

      StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
      Pennsylvania21,558176266
      There are a total of 21,558 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 176 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

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      Fayette City, PA6170180180
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      Bentleyville, PA2,537201281482
      West Mifflin, PA20,153147470617
      Smithton, PA4305362,2592,795

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      Smithton, PA4305362,2592,795
      Source: The Smithton, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.