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Total crime 141%
Violent crime 246%
Property crime 123%
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 peopleWhittier/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)6,222 (estimate)4,1862,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a161.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a121.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a595.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)1,316 (estimate)885381
Burglaryn/an/an/a539.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,219.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a541.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,906 (estimate)3,3012,200

Key findings

  • Whittier crime rates are 141% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Whittier are 246% higher than the national average
  • In Whittier you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Whittier is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Whittier has increased by 1%

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

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      Daily Crime In Whittier (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Whittier

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Whittier is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Whittier is 1 in 21
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Whittier is 1 in 17

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

      Whittier police department

      ItemWhittierAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)41,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents17.75.43.3
      There are a total of 4 Whittier police officers. This results in 17.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 228.4% greater than the Alaska average and 444.3% 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
      Whittier, AK3181,3164,9066,222

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waco, NE3183052,2242,529
      Ballico, CA3186873,6594,346
      Kukuihaele, HI3183794,3744,754
      Rutledge, AL3186563,5554,212
      Youngstown, PA3183971,9312,328
      Whittier, AK3181,3164,9066,222
      Source: The Whittier, 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.