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Total crime 43%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 43%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWhetstone/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,468 (estimate)3,1522,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.742.6
Robberyn/an/an/a91.086.2
Assaultn/an/an/a328.1246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)221 (estimate)475381
Burglaryn/an/an/a439.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,970.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a266.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,247 (estimate)2,6772,200

Key findings

  • Whetstone crime rates are 43% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Whetstone are 42% lower than the national average
  • In Whetstone you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Whetstone is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Whetstone has decreased by 8%

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

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      Daily Crime In Whetstone (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Whetstone

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Whetstone is 1 in 453
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Whetstone is 1 in 81
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Whetstone is 1 in 69

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

      Whetstone police department

      ItemWhetstoneArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. David, AZ1,7091951,0981,293
      Elgin, AZ1482361,3291,565
      Huachuca City, AZ2,1802601,4671,728
      Sierra Vista, AZ44,3812442,6332,877
      Whetstone, AZ2,6532211,2471,468

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hazen, ND2,6530127127
      Shenandoah, TX2,6532997,6137,912
      Reed Creek, GA2,653104815919
      Lake Wilderness, VA2,65487729816
      Newmanstown, PA2,654140681821
      Whetstone, AZ2,6532211,2471,468
      Source: The Whetstone, AZ 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.