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


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Crime rates in Covington by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(56.4)
6
(41.2)
9
(58.2)
10
(60.9)
9
(53.3)
9
(49.8)
6
(33.0)
4
(21.5)
11
(58.1)
11
(61.6)
11
(60.8)
6
(32.4)
11
(57.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(42.3)
7
(48.1)
11
(71.1)
16
(97.4)
15
(88.8)
9
(49.8)
23
(126.7)
15
(80.6)
21
(110.9)
18
(100.8)
8
(44.2)
12
(64.8)
10
(52.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(119.8)
18
(123.7)
19
(122.8)
18
(109.6)
11
(65.1)
7
(38.7)
10
(55.1)
18
(96.7)
15
(79.2)
15
(84.0)
25
(138.1)
15
(81.0)
20
(104.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
76
(535.5)
109
(748.9)
123
(794.9)
120
(730.6)
136
(805.0)
91
(503.5)
128
(704.9)
134
(719.7)
139
(734.2)
134
(750.7)
134
(740.1)
144
(777.3)
160
(835.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
378
(2,663.5)
327
(2,246.7)
350
(2,261.9)
433
(2,636.4)
315
(1,864.5)
343
(1,898.0)
356
(1,960.6)
467
(2,508.2)
460
(2,429.6)
393
(2,201.6)
469
(2,590.4)
412
(2,223.9)
517
(2,700.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
101
(711.7)
89
(611.5)
125
(807.8)
104
(633.2)
74
(438.0)
70
(387.3)
70
(385.5)
40
(214.8)
54
(285.2)
50
(280.1)
41
(226.5)
56
(302.3)
57
(297.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(28.2)
13
(89.3)
11
(71.1)
5
(30.4)
8
(47.4)
5
(27.7)
17
(93.6)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
10
(52.2)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5)304.8283.9326.9357.4267.6220.7252.4246.5287.9279.6295.5258.6294.2

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


See how dangerous Covington, WA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Covington:

294.2
Maple Valley:

140.4
Black Diamond:

75.0
Kent:

470.9
Algona:

178.5
Auburn:

429.6
Renton:

482.4
Pacific:

157.4
Des Moines:

324.4
Violent crime rate in 2014
Covington:

146.4
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2013
Covington:

125.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Covington:

175.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Covington:

166.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Covington:

165.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Covington:

118.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Covington:

133.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Covington:

101.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Covington:

140.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Covington:

203.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Covington:

167.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Covington:

137.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Covington:

148.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2014
Covington:

373.9
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Covington:

336.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Covington:

335.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Covington:

325.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Covington:

335.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Covington:

325.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Covington:

320.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Covington:

273.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Covington:

344.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Covington:

402.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Covington:

424.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Covington:

381.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Covington:

374.2
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

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.86
Washington average:

1.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.88
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.95
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.79
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 15 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.81
Washington average:

1.59

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

0.72
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 11 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.61
Washington average:

1.60

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

0.68
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.58
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.60
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.64
Washington average:

1.62


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Covington

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Zip codes: 98038.