Crime rates in Vancouver by year

Type

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(2.7)
1
(0.7)
2
(1.3)
9
(5.9)
8
(5.1)
4
(2.5)
7
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
6
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
9
(5.5)
5
(3.0)
2
(1.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
76
(52.1)
100
(67.7)
128
(84.6)
113
(73.6)
111
(70.6)
103
(64.3)
118
(73.3)
105
(64.2)
117
(70.8)
112
(67.0)
102
(62.1)
72
(43.3)
74
(44.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
132
(90.5)
155
(104.9)
164
(108.4)
149
(97.1)
161
(102.4)
139
(86.8)
166
(103.0)
176
(107.6)
158
(95.7)
173
(103.4)
185
(112.6)
172
(103.4)
146
(87.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
475
(325.7)
276
(186.7)
348
(229.9)
371
(241.8)
346
(220.2)
352
(219.7)
355
(220.4)
324
(198.1)
375
(227.1)
386
(230.8)
337
(205.1)
343
(206.2)
371
(222.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,067
(731.6)
1,196
(809.1)
1,283
(847.7)
1,245
(811.4)
1,218
(775.0)
1,001
(624.8)
1,005
(623.9)
842
(514.8)
886
(536.5)
939
(561.4)
950
(578.1)
1,044
(627.5)
1,007
(604.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5,745
(3,939.1)
5,189
(3,510.4)
6,244
(4,125.5)
5,989
(3,903.1)
5,573
(3,546.2)
4,584
(2,861.4)
4,581
(2,843.7)
4,248
(2,597.0)
4,159
(2,518.4)
4,682
(2,799.2)
4,629
(2,816.9)
4,343
(2,610.4)
3,950
(2,371.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
463
(317.5)
856
(579.1)
1,196
(790.2)
1,177
(767.1)
1,152
(733.0)
942
(588.0)
971
(602.8)
1,208
(738.5)
899
(544.4)
923
(551.8)
868
(528.2)
1,091
(655.7)
976
(586.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
61
(41.8)
39
(26.4)
33
(21.8)
44
(28.7)
25
(15.9)
54
(33.7)
59
(36.6)
61
(37.3)
49
(29.7)
48
(28.7)
33
(20.1)
47
(28.2)
36
(21.6)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7)383.6377.5448.0433.7406.8340.5357.2330.8328.4334.9339.6322.1300.7

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 201 registered sex offenders living in Vancouver, Washington as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Vancouver to the number of sex offenders is 823 to 1.


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

300.7
Camas:

130.4
Gresham:

403.8
Fairview:

214.7
Troutdale:

202.2
Portland:

369.7
Battle Ground:

290.8
Violent crime rate in 2013
Vancouver:

207.5
U.S. Average:

203.3
Violent crime rate in 2012
Vancouver:

209.5
U.S. Average:

214.5
Violent crime rate in 2011
Vancouver:

238.0
U.S. Average:

214.1
Violent crime rate in 2010
Vancouver:

240.3
U.S. Average:

223.2
Violent crime rate in 2009
Vancouver:

245.9
U.S. Average:

238.0
Violent crime rate in 2008
Vancouver:

222.8
U.S. Average:

252.4
Violent crime rate in 2007
Vancouver:

250.2
U.S. Average:

259.7
Violent crime rate in 2006
Vancouver:

228.5
U.S. Average:

264.1
Violent crime rate in 2005
Vancouver:

248.6
U.S. Average:

258.9
Violent crime rate in 2004
Vancouver:

261.6
U.S. Average:

256.0
Violent crime rate in 2003
Vancouver:

263.2
U.S. Average:

262.6
Violent crime rate in 2002
Vancouver:

220.5
U.S. Average:

272.2
Violent crime rate in 2001
Vancouver:

272.8
U.S. Average:

276.6
Property crime rate in 2013
Vancouver:

336.2
U.S. Average:

250.2
Property crime rate in 2012
Vancouver:

363.8
U.S. Average:

267.3
Property crime rate in 2011
Vancouver:

344.7
U.S. Average:

273.5
Property crime rate in 2010
Vancouver:

344.0
U.S. Average:

276.4
Property crime rate in 2009
Vancouver:

323.3
U.S. Average:

285.6
Property crime rate in 2008
Vancouver:

352.7
U.S. Average:

302.2
Property crime rate in 2007
Vancouver:

366.9
U.S. Average:

309.2
Property crime rate in 2006
Vancouver:

365.8
U.S. Average:

317.3
Property crime rate in 2005
Vancouver:

454.1
U.S. Average:

322.3
Property crime rate in 2004
Vancouver:

485.1
U.S. Average:

327.4
Property crime rate in 2003
Vancouver:

507.5
U.S. Average:

334.1
Property crime rate in 2002
Vancouver:

435.5
U.S. Average:

336.9
Property crime rate in 2001
Vancouver:

401.3
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 per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 209 (187 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Washington average:

1.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 200 (178 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 205 (184 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 209 (188 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 228 (199 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 233 (201 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 235 (202 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 225 (193 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 226 (195 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 215 (183 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 211 (179 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Washington average:

1.62


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Vancouver

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

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Zip codes: 98660, 98664, 98683, 98684.