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Crime rate in Castle Shannon, Pennsylvania (PA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Castle Shannon, PA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Castle Shannon, PA

The 2018 crime rate in Castle Shannon, PA is 45 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 6.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 16.3% U.S. cities. The 2018 Castle Shannon crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Castle Shannon has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Castle Shannon, PA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Castle Shannon:

45.1
Mount Lebanon:

51.7
Whitehall:

29.4
Dormont:

89.3
Brentwood:

85.6
Baldwin:

48.7
Bethel Park:

44.3
Scott Township:

64.8
Mount Oliver:

411.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Castle Shannon by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
1
(12.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.1)
1
(12.2)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
7
(84.6)
3
(37.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
2
(24.8)
3
(36.0)
3
(35.9)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
3
(36.3)
4
(48.7)
1
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
24
(285.3)
12
(145.0)
17
(209.9)
15
(187.1)
5
(62.7)
19
(235.5)
10
(119.9)
8
(95.8)
7
(84.3)
6
(72.3)
2
(24.2)
7
(85.2)
2
(24.4)
6
(73.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
19
(225.9)
35
(422.9)
23
(284.0)
21
(262.0)
24
(301.0)
18
(223.1)
16
(191.8)
26
(311.5)
12
(144.6)
10
(120.4)
8
(96.8)
14
(170.3)
8
(97.4)
8
(98.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
135
(1,605)
130
(1,571)
125
(1,543)
117
(1,460)
88
(1,104)
60
(743.6)
71
(851.0)
64
(766.7)
59
(710.8)
59
(710.5)
30
(363.1)
44
(535.3)
33
(401.8)
42
(515.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(23.8)
9
(108.7)
13
(160.5)
9
(112.3)
3
(37.6)
3
(37.2)
1
(12.0)
4
(47.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.1)
3
(36.3)
4
(48.7)
2
(24.4)
3
(36.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(24.2)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index139.0155.5147.5133.194.6102.983.286.259.066.549.678.643.145.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Castle Shannon, Pennsylvania as of November 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Castle Shannon is 4,127 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Castle Shannon:

36.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Castle Shannon:

30.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Castle Shannon:

79.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Castle Shannon:

42.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Castle Shannon:

54.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Castle Shannon:

48.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Castle Shannon:

65.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Castle Shannon:

77.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Castle Shannon:

130.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Castle Shannon:

50.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Castle Shannon:

106.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Castle Shannon:

123.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Castle Shannon:

114.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Castle Shannon:

142.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Castle Shannon:

162.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Castle Shannon:

82.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Castle Shannon:

91.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Castle Shannon:

50.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Castle Shannon:

43.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Castle Shannon:

68.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Castle Shannon:

43.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Castle Shannon:

63.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Castle Shannon:

64.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Castle Shannon:

107.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Castle Shannon:

82.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Castle Shannon:

87.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Castle Shannon:

121.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Castle Shannon:

142.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Castle Shannon:

158.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Castle Shannon:

179.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Castle Shannon:

129.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Castle Shannon:

122.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Castle Shannon:

142.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Castle Shannon:

144.0
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: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Pennsylvania average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Pennsylvania average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Pennsylvania average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Pennsylvania average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Pennsylvania average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Pennsylvania average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Pennsylvania average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Pennsylvania average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Pennsylvania average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Pennsylvania average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Pennsylvania average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Pennsylvania average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Pennsylvania average:

2.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Pennsylvania average:

2.85

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Castle Shannon, PA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 15234.