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


City-Data.com crime index in West Richland, WA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in West Richland, WA

The 2019 crime rate in West Richland, WA is 72 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.7 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 29.0% U.S. cities. The 2019 West Richland crime rate fell by 9% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years West Richland has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous West Richland, WA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
West Richland:

72.2
Richland:

162.2
Kennewick:

250.3
Pasco:

176.6
Prosser:

126.8
Umatilla:

100.2
Grandview:

120.3
Mabton:

216.0
Hermiston:

207.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in West Richland by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(19.8)
2
(19.1)
2
(18.7)
1
(9.0)
4
(33.8)
4
(33.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.5)
5
(37.7)
4
(29.2)
4
(28.3)
4
(27.4)
3
(20.0)
5
(32.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.1)
1
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.8)
1
(6.7)
1
(6.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
5
(49.6)
2
(19.1)
3
(28.1)
7
(62.7)
8
(67.6)
15
(125.0)
13
(105.7)
12
(93.0)
10
(75.3)
7
(51.0)
8
(56.6)
8
(54.8)
6
(40.0)
9
(58.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
39
(387.0)
43
(410.4)
30
(280.7)
26
(232.9)
22
(185.8)
52
(433.5)
41
(333.3)
34
(263.5)
55
(414.4)
31
(226.0)
30
(212.4)
54
(369.8)
21
(139.9)
23
(149.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
132
(1,310)
65
(620.4)
98
(916.8)
144
(1,290)
134
(1,132)
108
(900.3)
97
(788.4)
98
(759.4)
154
(1,160)
115
(838.4)
100
(707.9)
111
(760.1)
95
(632.8)
76
(495.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(59.5)
9
(85.9)
3
(28.1)
11
(98.5)
6
(50.7)
6
(50.0)
2
(16.3)
6
(46.5)
7
(52.7)
4
(29.2)
3
(21.2)
6
(41.1)
9
(60.0)
4
(26.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(29.8)
2
(19.1)
1
(9.4)
1
(9.0)
1
(8.4)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.1)
1
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
2
(13.0)
City-Data.com crime index116.079.579.195.5107.9122.079.785.9124.887.478.994.579.272.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 4 registered sex offenders living in West Richland, Washington as of January 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in West Richland is 3,462 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
West Richland:

65.2
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
West Richland:

56.6
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
West Richland:

58.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
West Richland:

56.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
West Richland:

58.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
West Richland:

75.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
West Richland:

65.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
West Richland:

56.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
West Richland:

95.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
West Richland:

76.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
West Richland:

40.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
West Richland:

32.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
West Richland:

28.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
West Richland:

54.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
West Richland:

57.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
West Richland:

54.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
West Richland:

133.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
West Richland:

76.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
West Richland:

58.7
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
West Richland:

68.6
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
West Richland:

118.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
West Richland:

81.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
West Richland:

91.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
West Richland:

148.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
West Richland:

97.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
West Richland:

108.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
West Richland:

139.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
West Richland:

101.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
West Richland:

125.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
West Richland:

106.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
West Richland:

126.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
West Richland:

151.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
West Richland:

166.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
West Richland:

175.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
West Richland:

148.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
West Richland:

112.5
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 2019, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Washington average:

1.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.13
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Washington average:

1.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Washington average:

1.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in West Richland, WA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 99353.