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Crime rate in Renton, Washington (WA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


Crime rates in Renton by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.9)
2
(3.7)
2
(3.6)
2
(3.5)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
27
(50.3)
24
(43.9)
24
(43.2)
26
(45.8)
26
(43.6)
32
(50.3)
38
(60.3)
33
(35.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
89
(165.7)
95
(173.8)
95
(171.0)
128
(225.4)
103
(172.7)
152
(239.0)
112
(177.9)
115
(124.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
162
(301.5)
124
(226.8)
102
(183.6)
103
(181.4)
118
(197.8)
128
(201.3)
130
(206.5)
143
(154.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
642
(1,195.0)
632
(1,156.1)
680
(1,224.1)
690
(1,215.3)
677
(1,134.8)
800
(1,257.9)
847
(1,345.1)
917
(992.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,822
(5,252.9)
3,190
(5,835.5)
3,670
(6,606.8)
2,739
(4,824.2)
2,701
(4,527.6)
3,041
(4,781.5)
2,673
(4,245.0)
2,748
(2,975.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
871
(1,621.3)
985
(1,801.9)
961
(1,730.0)
983
(1,731.4)
676
(1,133.2)
481
(756.3)
594
(943.3)
558
(604.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
20
(37.2)
6
(11.0)
19
(34.2)
18
(31.7)
11
(18.4)
7
(11.0)
7
(11.1)
8
(8.7)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 303.3)579.5598.4618.2564.1480.8498.3482.4335.9

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 Washington and other state lists there were 65 registered sex offenders living in Renton, Washington as of March 26, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Renton to the number of sex offenders is 1,553 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


City-Data.com crime index in Renton, WA compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Renton, WA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Renton:

335.9
Newcastle:

140.8
Tukwila:

1,061.0
SeaTac:

502.7
Mercer Island:

89.2
Burien:

688.8
Kent:

347.2
Normandy Park:

151.7
Bellevue:

171.1
When are crimes committed in Renton, WA?
Violent crime rate in 2011
Renton:

177.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Renton:

252.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Renton:

276.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Renton:

232.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Renton:

256.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Renton:

227.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Renton:

251.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Renton:

288.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Renton:

257.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Renton:

241.8
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2011
Renton:

438.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Renton:

622.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Renton:

604.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Renton:

623.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Renton:

744.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Renton:

834.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Renton:

793.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Renton:

747.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Renton:

812.7
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Renton:

735.1
U.S. Average:

337.2

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 index
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 151 (121 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 146 (117 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Washington average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 150 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 140 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 143 (115 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Washington average:

1.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 145 (116 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 149 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 163 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 167 (123 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 166 (121 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 140 (98 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 132 (92 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 128 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 128 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 128 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Washington average:

1.62


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Renton
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 98055.