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Crime rate in Fairfax, 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 Fairfax by Year

Type

2000

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(23.5)
9
(40.0)
4
(17.0)
1
(4.1)
6
(23.9)
5
(21.9)
4
(17.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(18.8)
11
(48.9)
19
(80.9)
15
(62.0)
12
(47.8)
12
(52.6)
6
(26.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(117.3)
18
(80.1)
8
(34.1)
11
(45.5)
17
(67.8)
19
(83.2)
9
(39.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(328.4)
52
(231.3)
47
(200.1)
35
(144.7)
27
(107.6)
39
(170.8)
22
(96.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
584
(2,739.7)
522
(2,321.7)
573
(2,439.8)
564
(2,331.2)
497
(1,981.5)
492
(2,154.6)
396
(1,737.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
49
(229.9)
42
(186.8)
23
(97.9)
22
(90.9)
35
(139.5)
15
(65.7)
22
(96.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.7)
5
(22.2)
9
(38.3)
6
(24.8)
2
(8.0)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.4)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.8)173.4170.6150.5123.5126.4133.799.2
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.



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 59 registered sex offenders living in Fairfax, Virginia as of August 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Fairfax to the number of sex offenders is 398 to 1.


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

99.2
Vienna:

65.4
Falls Church:

110.8
Violent crime rate in 2012
Fairfax:

44.0
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Fairfax:

78.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Fairfax:

71.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Fairfax:

50.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Fairfax:

72.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Fairfax:

98.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2000
Fairfax:

79.8
U.S. Average:

277.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Fairfax:

105.2
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Fairfax:

132.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Fairfax:

123.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Fairfax:

138.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Fairfax:

154.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Fairfax:

166.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2000
Fairfax:

206.8
U.S. Average:

331.5



Latest news about crime in Fairfax, 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



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Crimes by type - 2012

Crimes by type - 2011

Crimes by type - 2010

Crimes by type - 2009

Crimes by type - 2008

Crimes by type - 2007

Crimes by type - 2000


Zip codes: 22031.


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