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


Crime rates in Pittston by year

Type

2006

2010

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(13.0)
2
(26.5)
2
(25.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.3)
3
(38.7)
1
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(104.0)
25
(331.6)
12
(154.9)
7
(90.8)
13
(169.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
31
(402.8)
20
(265.3)
29
(374.4)
37
(479.9)
37
(482.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
119
(1,546.3)
185
(2,453.9)
178
(2,298.3)
178
(2,308.7)
178
(2,321.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(104.0)
10
(132.6)
2
(25.8)
2
(25.9)
6
(78.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(52.0)
1
(13.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 263.1)129.5218.9183.5150.1177.3

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 Pennsylvania and other state lists there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Pittston, Pennsylvania as of August 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Pittston to the number of sex offenders is 400 to 1.


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

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

177.3
West Pittston:

136.5
Hughestown:

108.7
Exeter:

145.2
Dupont:

154.0
Duryea:

171.8
Avoca:

62.8
Wyoming:

234.0
West Wyoming:

95.0
Violent crime rate in 2014
Pittston:

97.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Pittston:

51.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Pittston:

122.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
Pittston:

199.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2006
Pittston:

65.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Property crime rate in 2014
Pittston:

224.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Pittston:

215.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Pittston:

193.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
Pittston:

195.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2006
Pittston:

173.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

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 2016, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Pennsylvania average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Pennsylvania average:

2.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
Pennsylvania average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
Pennsylvania average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
Pennsylvania average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
Pennsylvania average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
Pennsylvania average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Pennsylvania average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Pennsylvania average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 10 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

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

1.23
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

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

1.23
Pennsylvania average:

2.81


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Pittston

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

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

2014 2013 2012 2010 2006

Crimes by type - 2014

Crimes by type - 2013

Crimes by type - 2012

Crimes by type - 2010

Crimes by type - 2006


Zip codes: 18640.