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Crime rate in Prescott Valley, Arizona (AZ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Prescott Valley, AZ compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Prescott Valley, AZ

The 2018 crime rate in Prescott Valley, AZ is 124 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 47.2% U.S. cities. The 2018 Prescott Valley crime rate fell by 24% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Prescott Valley has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Prescott Valley, AZ is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Prescott Valley:

123.5
Prescott:

181.3
Chino Valley:

175.8
Jerome:

151.3
Clarkdale:

73.5
Cottonwood:

232.9
Camp Verde:

169.3
Sedona:

107.8
Williams:

221.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Prescott Valley by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(6.4)
2
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.7)
3
(7.6)
4
(10.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.5)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(32.0)
15
(43.7)
14
(36.6)
16
(40.1)
7
(17.3)
8
(21.5)
6
(15.2)
1
(2.5)
6
(15.3)
7
(17.5)
9
(21.6)
13
(30.3)
20
(45.6)
10
(22.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(22.4)
9
(26.2)
10
(26.2)
11
(27.6)
10
(24.7)
4
(10.7)
6
(15.2)
8
(20.3)
6
(15.3)
13
(32.5)
5
(12.0)
14
(32.6)
8
(18.2)
5
(11.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
126
(403.1)
181
(527.2)
170
(445.0)
138
(346.2)
110
(271.3)
96
(257.5)
98
(248.9)
76
(192.9)
70
(178.5)
67
(167.4)
82
(196.8)
50
(116.6)
58
(132.1)
51
(112.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
137
(438.3)
187
(544.7)
168
(439.7)
154
(386.4)
159
(392.2)
105
(281.7)
120
(304.8)
95
(241.1)
109
(278.0)
107
(267.3)
102
(244.8)
126
(293.7)
99
(225.6)
73
(161.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
604
(1,932)
687
(2,001)
635
(1,662)
607
(1,523)
509
(1,256)
552
(1,481)
635
(1,613)
622
(1,578)
612
(1,561)
806
(2,013)
900
(2,160)
836
(1,949)
824
(1,877)
676
(1,491)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
60
(191.9)
36
(104.9)
48
(125.6)
46
(115.4)
24
(59.2)
13
(34.9)
25
(63.5)
33
(83.7)
30
(76.5)
15
(37.5)
39
(93.6)
32
(74.6)
18
(41.0)
27
(59.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(9.6)
4
(11.7)
6
(15.7)
4
(10.0)
4
(9.9)
3
(8.0)
6
(15.2)
3
(7.6)
3
(7.7)
3
(7.5)
2
(4.8)
1
(2.3)
6
(13.7)
1
(2.2)
City-Data.com crime index249.0286.5233.5206.8157.9159.0172.7153.7140.6164.4176.1166.5162.5123.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 47 registered sex offenders living in Prescott Valley, Arizona as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Prescott Valley is 900 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Prescott Valley:

88.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Prescott Valley:

120.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Prescott Valley:

109.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Prescott Valley:

130.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Prescott Valley:

122.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Prescott Valley:

112.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Prescott Valley:

129.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Prescott Valley:

162.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Prescott Valley:

161.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Prescott Valley:

165.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Prescott Valley:

227.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Prescott Valley:

272.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Prescott Valley:

332.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Prescott Valley:

257.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Prescott Valley:

190.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Prescott Valley:

178.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Prescott Valley:

147.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Prescott Valley:

115.7
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Prescott Valley:

145.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Prescott Valley:

167.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Prescott Valley:

171.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Prescott Valley:

159.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Prescott Valley:

145.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Prescott Valley:

139.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Prescott Valley:

151.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Prescott Valley:

135.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Prescott Valley:

150.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Prescott Valley:

170.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Prescott Valley:

189.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Prescott Valley:

224.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Prescott Valley:

213.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Prescott Valley:

182.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Prescott Valley:

231.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Prescott Valley:

241.9
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 96 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Arizona average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 93 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 81 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 80 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Arizona average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 77 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Arizona average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 71 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Arizona average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 67 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 73 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Arizona average:

1.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 73 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 78 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Arizona average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 82 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Arizona average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 85 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Arizona average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 70 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Arizona average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 56 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 59 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Arizona average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 57 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Prescott Valley, AZ
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 86314.