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Total crime 157%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 175%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWasilla/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime698n/a (estimate)6,6344,1862,580
Murder0n/a0.06.45.0
Rape1n/a9.5161.642.6
Robbery10n/a95.0121.586.2
Assault50n/a475.2595.4246.8
Violent crime61n/a (estimate)580885381
Burglary92n/a874.4539.6376.0
Theft470n/a4,466.82,219.01,594.6
Vehicle theft75n/a712.8541.9228.9
Property crime637n/a (estimate)6,0543,3012,200

Key findings

  • Wasilla crime rates are 157% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wasilla are 52% higher than the national average
  • In Wasilla you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wasilla is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wasilla has increased by 17%

Wasilla crime map

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      Daily Crime In Wasilla (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Wasilla, AK per 100,000 people. In Wasilla, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.58 times more than the Alaska average and 2.57 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Wasilla is 1.53 times less than the Alaska average and 1.52 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Wasilla has a daily crime rate that is 1.83 times more than the Alaska average and 2.75 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Wasilla (higher is better)

      Is Wasilla safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Alaska as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Wasilla to other cities in the state and across the country, Wasilla is 24% safer than other cities of Alaska and 7% safer than other cities in the nation. Wasilla has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wasilla

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wasilla is 1 in 173
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wasilla is 1 in 17
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wasilla is 1 in 16
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Wasilla? In Wasilla, you have a 1 in 173 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 17. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Wasilla, AK is 1 in 16.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Wasilla, AK is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Wasilla has decreased by 4%, while the property crime rate in Wasilla has increased by 19% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Wasilla has increased by 17% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Wasilla police department

      ItemWasillaAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)451,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.55.43.3
      There are a total of 45 Wasilla police officers. This results in 5.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.9% greater than the Alaska average and 69% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Alaska

      StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
      Alaska3,433490266
      There are a total of 3,433 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 490 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 84% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Farm Loop, AK1,1193381,2591,597
      Houston, AK2,0284561,7002,156
      Gateway, AK6,0616642,4743,138
      Fishhook, AK5,8666982,6043,303
      Palmer, AK6,5723513,2963,647
      Lakes, AK8,9447922,9513,743
      Tanaina, AK9,7368733,2564,129
      Wasilla, AK8,9725806,0546,634

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lancaster, SC8,9715303,2773,807
      Scaggsville, MD8,9751888151,004
      Fort Valley, GA8,9751,0723,0204,092
      Thomaston, GA8,9765295,2635,791
      Toppenish, WA8,9773715,5185,889
      Wasilla, AK8,9725806,0546,634
      Source: The Wasilla, AK 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.