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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 20%
Property crime 15%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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 peopleSt. Charles/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,879 (estimate)3,1342,489
Murdern/an/an/a9.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a47.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.881.6
Assaultn/an/an/a357.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)455 (estimate)495379
Burglaryn/an/an/a430.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,865.01,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a343.3219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,424 (estimate)2,6392,110

Key findings

  • St. Charles crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in St. Charles are 20% higher than the national average
  • In St. Charles you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • St. Charles is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in St. Charles has increased by 16%

St. Charles crime map

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      Daily Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Charles

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Charles is 1 in 220
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Charles is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Charles is 1 in 35

      Year Over Year Crime In St. Charles (per 100,000 people)

      St. Charles police department

      ItemSt. CharlesMissouriNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)15212,115558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.33.73.3
      There are a total of 152 St. Charles police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 38.9% less than the Missouri average and 29.9% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Missouri

      StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
      Missouri19,657344266
      There are a total of 19,657 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Clarkson Valley, MO2,6380460460
      St. Paul, MO2,05378414492
      Cottleville, MO4,20585615701
      Old Monroe, MO2010702702
      Webster Groves, MO23,111109717826
      Warson Woods, MO1,8700831831
      Ballwin, MO30,43130813842
      St. Charles, MO68,3414552,4242,879

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waterloo, IA68,3574522,4842,935
      Jacksonville, NC68,4044803,0413,521
      Frederick, MD68,2294051,8682,273
      Mount Vernon, NY68,2175631,2451,809
      Pasco, WA68,5672231,7812,003
      St. Charles, MO68,3414552,4242,879
      Source: The St. Charles, MO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.