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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 31%
Property crime 16%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsFirst Place/100k peopleVancouver/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime6,8872,034 (estimate)3,7222,9762,489
Murder3n/a1.62.65.0
Rape206n/a111.343.842.6
Robbery185n/a100.067.681.6
Assault495n/a267.5179.9250.2
Violent crime889263 (estimate)480294379
Burglary888n/a479.9453.6340.5
Theft4,302n/a2,325.01,907.91,549.5
Vehicle theft808n/a436.7320.5219.9
Property crime5,9981,771 (estimate)3,2422,6822,110

Key findings

  • First Place crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in First Place are 31% lower than the national average
  • In First Place you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • First Place is safer than 70% of the cities in Washington
  • Year over year crime in Vancouver has decreased by 1%

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The First Place crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in First Place 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 First Place crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In First Place (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in First Place

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in First Place is 1 in 381
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in First Place is 1 in 57
      The chance of being a victim of crime in First Place is 1 in 50

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

      Vancouver police department

      ItemFirst PlaceVancouverWashington
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2008,169
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.22.2

      Sex offenders in Washington

      StateTotal offendersWashington /100KNational /100K
      Washington6,688107266
      There are a total of 6,688 sex offenders in Washington. This yields a total of 107 sex offenders in Washington per 100,000 residents which is 60% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Duluth, WA1,54141376418
      Meadow Glade, WA2,74484766850
      Lewisville, WA1,83888799886
      Ridgefield, WA6,112112826938
      Camas, WA21,39341906947
      Raleigh Hills, OR6,04692888980
      Fern Prairie, WA2,4531019181,018
      Vancouver, WA169,9824803,2423,722

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cape Coral, FL170,0631161,1211,237
      Ontario, CA169,3893592,3402,700
      Jackson, MS172,0397534,5385,291
      Sioux Falls, SD167,8844833,0453,529
      Santa Rosa, CA173,1654821,6162,097
      Vancouver, WA169,9824803,2423,722
      Source: The First Place, Vancouver, WA 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.