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Crime rate in Kingwood, West Virginia (WV): 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 Kingwood by Year

Type

2001

2003

2004

2005

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(136.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(102.2)
0
(0.0)
6
(203.9)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(34.1)
2
(68.3)
2
(68.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.0)
0
(0.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 299.6)8.55.738.60.023.30.0
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 West Virginia and other state lists there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Kingwood, West Virginia as of December 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Kingwood to the number of sex offenders is 185 to 1.


Violent crime rate in 2012
Kingwood:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Kingwood:

17.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Kingwood:

0.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Kingwood:

70.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Kingwood:

0.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2001
Kingwood:

17.7
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Kingwood:

0.0
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Kingwood:

44.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2005
Kingwood:

0.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Kingwood:

24.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Kingwood:

8.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2001
Kingwood:

1.8
U.S. Average:

337.2


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Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.68
West Virginia average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.68
West Virginia average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
West Virginia average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
West Virginia average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
West Virginia average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
West Virginia average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
West Virginia average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
West Virginia average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
West Virginia average:

1.76


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Kingwood

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

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

2011 2004 2003 2001

Crimes by type - 2011

Crimes by type - 2004

Crimes by type - 2003

Crimes by type - 2001


Zip codes: 26537.


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