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Crime rate in Bremerton, Washington (WA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Bremerton, WA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Bremerton, WA

The 2022 crime rate in Bremerton, WA is 384 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 93.1% U.S. cities. The 2022 Bremerton crime rate rose by 23% compared to 2021. The number of homicides stood at 1 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Bremerton has seen increasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Bremerton, WA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Bremerton:

384.4
Port Orchard:

466.6
Bainbridge Island:

115.9
Poulsbo:

288.2
Seattle:

533.4
Burien:

395.9
Gig Harbor:

371.5
Normandy Park:

129.9
Tukwila:

1,265.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Bremerton by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.6)
1
(2.5)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.9)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.7)
1
(2.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
46
(128.2)
52
(137.8)
41
(107.0)
41
(104.0)
36
(90.6)
39
(99.1)
38
(98.1)
31
(77.8)
29
(70.4)
34
(81.9)
27
(64.8)
17
(40.7)
38
(88.8)
40
(90.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
46
(128.2)
50
(132.5)
53
(138.3)
45
(114.1)
55
(138.4)
39
(99.1)
37
(95.5)
38
(95.3)
29
(70.4)
33
(79.5)
34
(81.6)
23
(55.0)
22
(51.4)
44
(99.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
158
(440.3)
161
(426.7)
146
(381.0)
147
(372.8)
137
(344.6)
130
(330.3)
134
(345.8)
131
(328.6)
156
(378.9)
88
(211.9)
107
(256.7)
103
(246.3)
105
(245.3)
125
(282.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
362
(1,009)
414
(1,097)
399
(1,041)
455
(1,154)
451
(1,134)
345
(876.5)
302
(779.3)
257
(644.7)
264
(641.2)
254
(611.7)
235
(563.9)
224
(535.7)
246
(574.8)
316
(714.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,222
(3,405)
1,263
(3,348)
1,462
(3,815)
1,536
(3,895)
1,357
(3,413)
1,318
(3,349)
1,178
(3,040)
1,160
(2,910)
1,210
(2,939)
996
(2,398)
984
(2,361)
948
(2,267)
878
(2,051)
1,191
(2,691)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
112
(312.1)
109
(288.9)
185
(482.8)
194
(492.0)
140
(352.2)
154
(391.3)
136
(350.9)
161
(403.9)
200
(485.8)
124
(298.6)
140
(335.9)
173
(413.7)
244
(570.1)
352
(795.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
22
(61.3)
15
(39.8)
14
(36.5)
22
(55.8)
13
(32.7)
12
(30.5)
6
(15.5)
9
(22.6)
7
(17.0)
15
(36.1)
6
(14.4)
5
(12.0)
4
(9.3)
13
(29.4)
City-Data.com crime index460.8469.2472.6473.0432.0401.7385.6350.4364.3299.2293.2264.3312.8384.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 92 registered sex offenders living in Bremerton, Washington as of May 20, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bremerton is 440 to 1.


When are crimes committed in Bremerton, WA?

Violent crime rate in 2022
Bremerton:

285.8
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Bremerton:

246.5
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Bremerton:

196.1
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Bremerton:

238.8
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Bremerton:

232.4
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Bremerton:

304.8
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Bremerton:

289.7
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Bremerton:

323.8
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Bremerton:

313.8
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Bremerton:

337.1
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Bremerton:

352.5
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Bremerton:

371.9
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Bremerton:

417.5
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Bremerton:

412.4
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Bremerton:

538.0
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Bremerton:

371.3
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Bremerton:

355.4
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Bremerton:

436.9
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Bremerton:

396.7
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Bremerton:

303.1
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Bremerton:

282.5
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Bremerton:

281.2
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Bremerton:

287.0
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Bremerton:

348.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Bremerton:

335.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Bremerton:

360.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Bremerton:

401.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Bremerton:

450.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Bremerton:

499.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Bremerton:

471.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Bremerton:

430.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Bremerton:

418.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Bremerton:

433.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Bremerton:

274.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Bremerton:

276.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Bremerton:

318.8
U.S. Average:

322.3
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 70 (54 officers - 51 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Washington average:

1.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 68 (55 officers - 51 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 72 (59 officers - 56 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 64 (52 officers - 50 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 67 (54 officers - 50 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 67 (55 officers - 52 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 71 (58 officers - 56 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 70 (58 officers - 57 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 71 (58 officers - 57 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 66 (53 officers - 52 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 70 (57 officers - 56 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 72 (60 officers - 58 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 78 (63 officers - 61 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Washington average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 82 (66 officers - 64 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 81 (66 officers - 63 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 76 (57 officers - 53 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Washington average:

1.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 75 (62 officers - 58 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 77 (62 officers - 58 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 76 (62 officers - 58 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Bremerton, WA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 98310, 98312, 98314, 98337.