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Reported Annual Crime In Williamstown

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWilliamstown/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime28n/a (estimate)9412,4052,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWilliamstown/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.45.3
Rape0n/a0.035.940.4
Robbery0n/a0.039.3102.8
Assault11n/a369.5278.5248.5
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)369358386
Burglary5n/a168.0507.9468.9
Theft8n/a268.71,402.31,745.0
Vehicle theft4n/a134.4137.0236.9
Property crime17n/a (estimate)5712,0472,451

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Williamstown is 67% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.58 daily crimes that occur in Williamstown.
  • Williamstown is safer than 43% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Williamstown you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Williamstown has increased by 50%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Williamstown

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Williamstown is 1 in 271
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Williamstown is 1 in 176
The chance of being a victim of crime in Williamstown is 1 in 107

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

Williamstown police department

ItemWilliamstownWest VirginiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)61,642558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.13.03.3
There are a total of 6 Williamstown police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 32% less than the West Virginia average and 36.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in West Virginia

StateTotal offendersWest Virginia /100KNational /100K
West Virginia3,758203222
There are a total of 3,758 sex offenders in West Virginia. This yields a total of 203 sex offenders in West Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 9% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
St. Marys, WV1,8010108108
Boaz, WV1,50461351413
Washington, WV1,24582469551
Devola, OH2,59082701782
Lubeck, WV1,272119680799
Blennerhassett, WV2,879125717843
Belmont, WV1,031142812954
Williamstown, WV2,945369571941

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Chaffee, MO2,94501,1901,190
Wellton, AZ2,947204577781
Oostburg, WI2,943132833964
Graymoor-Devondale, KY2,9421011,0461,147
Fobes Hill, WA2,942809241,004
Williamstown, WV2,945369571941
Source: The Williamstown, WV crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.