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Crime rate in Casper, Wyoming (WY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Casper, WY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Casper, WY

The 2018 crime rate in Casper, WY was 247 (City-Data.com crime index), which was comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 76.4% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Casper crime rate rose by 17% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Casper has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Casper, WY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Casper:

247.3
Mills:

177.5
Evansville:

227.9
Glenrock:

44.1
Douglas:

113.8
Hanna:

38.1
Rawlins:

230.4
Wheatland:

100.4
Guernsey:

45.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Casper by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.8)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.5)
1
(1.8)
3
(5.3)
2
(3.4)
2
(3.3)
1
(1.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(13.6)
20
(38.2)
20
(38.1)
30
(56.1)
20
(36.7)
6
(10.6)
10
(17.9)
2
(3.5)
7
(11.9)
4
(6.6)
8
(13.0)
2
(3.3)
29
(48.3)
60
(103.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
14
(27.2)
12
(22.9)
22
(42.0)
19
(35.6)
12
(22.0)
20
(35.2)
22
(39.5)
12
(21.1)
15
(25.6)
11
(18.1)
17
(27.7)
7
(11.4)
14
(23.3)
4
(6.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
112
(217.4)
98
(187.3)
108
(206.0)
109
(204.0)
75
(137.5)
80
(140.8)
70
(125.5)
69
(121.5)
64
(109.1)
67
(110.2)
59
(96.2)
61
(99.4)
47
(78.3)
51
(87.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
525
(1,019)
441
(842.9)
504
(961.2)
368
(688.8)
411
(753.4)
382
(672.4)
287
(514.7)
363
(639.1)
294
(501.0)
238
(391.6)
212
(345.5)
255
(415.7)
318
(529.7)
327
(561.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,077
(4,031)
2,023
(3,867)
1,935
(3,690)
1,805
(3,378)
1,970
(3,611)
1,934
(3,404)
1,693
(3,036)
1,501
(2,643)
1,657
(2,823)
1,329
(2,187)
1,396
(2,275)
1,297
(2,114)
1,281
(2,134)
1,165
(2,002)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
97
(188.3)
117
(223.6)
156
(297.5)
116
(217.1)
123
(225.5)
89
(156.7)
77
(138.1)
104
(183.1)
85
(144.8)
65
(107.0)
62
(101.1)
117
(190.7)
128
(213.2)
138
(237.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
21
(40.8)
14
(26.8)
7
(13.4)
31
(58.0)
11
(20.2)
22
(38.7)
17
(30.5)
18
(31.7)
6
(10.2)
8
(13.2)
6
(9.8)
6
(9.8)
6
(10.0)
5
(8.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)317.9306.5330.6300.8278.7250.0223.4209.1205.4162.8164.5154.9204.1247.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Wyoming and other state lists, there were 300 registered sex offenders living in Casper, Wyoming as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Casper is 199 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Casper:

157.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Casper:

102.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Casper:

58.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Casper:

78.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Casper:

77.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Casper:

86.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Casper:

85.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Casper:

104.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Casper:

105.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Casper:

116.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Casper:

179.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Casper:

169.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Casper:

143.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Casper:

143.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Casper:

95.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Casper:

128.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Casper:

142.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Casper:

248.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Casper:

244.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Casper:

217.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Casper:

198.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Casper:

203.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Casper:

263.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Casper:

287.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Casper:

275.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Casper:

328.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Casper:

365.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Casper:

339.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Casper:

421.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Casper:

395.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Casper:

433.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Casper:

373.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Casper:

378.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Casper:

369.4
U.S. Average:

336.9
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 2018, including police officers: 136 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Wyoming average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 125 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Wyoming average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 129 (93 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Wyoming average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 116 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Wyoming average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 133 (87 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Wyoming average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 146 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Wyoming average:

2.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 137 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Wyoming average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 126 (84 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Wyoming average:

2.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 102 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Wyoming average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 110 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Wyoming average:

2.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 124 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Wyoming average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 102 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Wyoming average:

2.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 133 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Wyoming average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 105 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Wyoming average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 97 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Wyoming average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 94 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.61
Wyoming average:

2.65

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Casper, WY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 82609.