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

 

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Crime rate legend:
 Very low (< 50)
 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Yuma by Year

Type

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.2)
2
(2.4)
1
(1.2)
3
(3.6)
10
(11.6)
3
(3.4)
6
(6.8)
4
(4.4)
2
(2.2)
3
(3.4)
4
(4.2)
5
(5.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
24
(29.9)
32
(38.8)
40
(48.7)
39
(46.4)
30
(34.8)
33
(37.5)
32
(36.0)
25
(27.7)
24
(26.2)
24
(27.2)
33
(35.0)
27
(28.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
41
(51.1)
42
(50.9)
47
(57.2)
46
(54.8)
76
(88.2)
84
(95.5)
75
(84.4)
56
(62.1)
86
(94.1)
56
(63.4)
66
(69.9)
61
(63.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
326
(406.6)
N/A429
(522.0)
526
(626.3)
449
(521.1)
422
(480.0)
488
(549.1)
426
(472.0)
458
(500.9)
467
(528.9)
387
(410.0)
415
(434.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
639
(796.9)
598
(725.4)
588
(715.4)
654
(778.7)
749
(869.3)
809
(920.1)
888
(999.2)
638
(707.0)
1,082
(1,183.4)
815
(923.1)
822
(870.9)
955
(999.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,081
(2,595.2)
2,199
(2,667.5)
2,538
(3,088.0)
2,483
(2,956.3)
2,523
(2,928.4)
2,512
(2,857.0)
2,393
(2,692.6)
2,196
(2,433.4)
2,075
(2,269.4)
2,058
(2,330.9)
2,196
(2,326.7)
2,162
(2,262.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
361
(450.2)
389
(471.9)
505
(614.4)
530
(631.0)
591
(686.0)
745
(847.3)
632
(711.1)
369
(408.9)
314
(343.4)
187
(211.8)
209
(221.4)
236
(246.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
33
(41.2)
30
(36.4)
36
(43.8)
56
(66.7)
40
(46.4)
45
(51.2)
30
(33.8)
26
(28.8)
32
(35.0)
27
(30.6)
23
(24.4)
35
(36.6)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9)329.0N/A398.2422.5428.1421.2425.3334.1366.4338.8321.3329.6
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 Arizona and other state lists there were 70 registered sex offenders living in Yuma, Arizona as of October 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Yuma to the number of sex offenders is 1,363 to 1.


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

329.6
Somerton:

157.7
Wellton:

142.6
Holtville:

126.0
Calexico:

301.4
El Centro:

396.3
Imperial:

142.7
Brawley:

305.7
Violent crime rate in 2012
Yuma:

297.1
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Yuma:

292.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Yuma:

340.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Yuma:

338.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Yuma:

313.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Yuma:

378.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Yuma:

342.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Yuma:

374.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Yuma:

406.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Yuma:

351.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2001
Yuma:

269.7
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Yuma:

361.3
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Yuma:

334.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Yuma:

343.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Yuma:

414.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Yuma:

334.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Yuma:

455.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Yuma:

468.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Yuma:

436.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Yuma:

411.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Yuma:

402.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Yuma:

360.5
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Yuma:

368.2
U.S. Average:

337.2


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Latest news about crime in Yuma, AZ collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

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 rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 237 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 236 (160 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Arizona average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 235 (155 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 236 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 253 (167 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Arizona average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 233 (156 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Arizona average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 235 (151 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Arizona average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 229 (152 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 222 (143 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Arizona average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 208 (131 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Arizona average:

2.00


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Yuma

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

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Zip codes: 85365.


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