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Crime rate in Emporia, Virginia (VA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Emporia by Year

Type

2001

2002

2003

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(17.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.7)
1
(17.8)
1
(17.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(17.7)
1
(16.7)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(34.8)
5
(85.7)
7
(120.5)
7
(121.6)
1
(17.7)
1
(17.8)
3
(53.6)
5
(88.3)
2
(35.4)
5
(83.4)
3
(50.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
21
(365.1)
26
(445.4)
21
(361.6)
17
(295.3)
19
(336.7)
16
(285.4)
12
(214.6)
10
(176.6)
8
(141.5)
14
(233.4)
5
(84.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
53
(921.4)
33
(565.4)
36
(619.9)
29
(503.8)
31
(549.4)
48
(856.1)
27
(482.7)
28
(494.5)
20
(353.8)
20
(333.4)
24
(404.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
56
(973.6)
59
(1,010.8)
60
(1,033.2)
52
(903.4)
53
(939.2)
72
(1,284.1)
68
(1,215.8)
62
(1,095.0)
65
(1,149.8)
115
(1,917.3)
71
(1,196.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
347
(6,032.7)
298
(5,105.4)
352
(6,061.6)
374
(6,497.6)
260
(4,607.5)
282
(5,029.4)
266
(4,755.9)
260
(4,592.0)
254
(4,493.2)
253
(4,218.1)
213
(3,588.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
43
(747.6)
30
(514.0)
15
(258.3)
15
(260.6)
18
(319.0)
16
(285.4)
7
(125.2)
15
(264.9)
13
(230.0)
21
(350.1)
15
(252.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(69.5)
5
(85.7)
3
(51.7)
2
(34.7)
2
(35.4)
1
(17.8)
4
(71.5)
2
(35.3)
2
(35.4)
1
(16.7)
2
(33.7)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.4)728.9634.2667.4633.5538.5623.4527.3506.3457.6570.2395.8
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.



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 45 registered sex offenders living in Emporia, Virginia as of July 29, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Emporia to the number of sex offenders is 128 to 1.


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

395.8
Garysburg:

614.5
Roanoke Rapids:

505.1
Lawrenceville:

114.7
Weldon:

330.4
Boykins:

114.2
Murfreesboro:

165.5
Woodland:

853.9
Violent crime rate in 2012
Emporia:

296.1
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Emporia:

401.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Emporia:

319.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Emporia:

425.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Emporia:

440.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Emporia:

627.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Emporia:

498.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Emporia:

523.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2003
Emporia:

614.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Emporia:

593.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Emporia:

716.0
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Emporia:

458.6
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Emporia:

649.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Emporia:

491.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Emporia:

490.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Emporia:

502.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Emporia:

553.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Emporia:

468.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Emporia:

547.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2003
Emporia:

550.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Emporia:

536.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Emporia:

611.2
U.S. Average:

337.2



Latest news about crime in Emporia, VA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

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 rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 34 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.38
Virginia average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 37 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.33
Virginia average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 36 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.60
Virginia average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 36 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.59
Virginia average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 34 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.29
Virginia average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 36 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.64
Virginia average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 35 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.63
Virginia average:

2.31

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 35 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.52
Virginia average:

2.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 34 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.33
Virginia average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 34 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.45
Virginia average:

2.27


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Emporia

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 23847.


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