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The Salem crime rate is lower than the Virginia average crime rate and is lower than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #74

Salem, VA
980.11
Virginia
1,125.21
U.S.
1,669.05

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Salem, VA Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014Salem, VACount07111132447213 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.027.543.343.3125.91,758.882.611.8790
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.117.251.5112.9277.71,560.592.1NA912
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013Salem, VACount2312774503271 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0008.012.047.927.9295.22,006.7107.74.0983
 VirginiaPer 100,0003.819.155.3109.7322.51,640.1103.3NA969
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012Salem, VACount005375476270 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.019.811.9297.21,886.2107.00.0715
 VirginiaPer 100,0003.817.757.5111.1360.51,690.7110.9NA1,002
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Salem, VACount0681472544260 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.023.931.955.8286.92,167.5103.60.0960
 VirginiaPer 100,0003.719.067.1106.9377.91,751.6120.1NA1,045
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Salem, VACount1662189559293 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0003.923.423.482.0347.32,181.6113.211.71,069
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.619.170.7119.1382.81,812.5131.8NA1,101
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Salem, VACount0581988657374 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.019.531.274.2343.52,564.8144.415.61,105
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.419.279.4123.9400.61,883.4144.9NA1,148
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Salem, VACount21726121605352 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0007.94.027.8103.2480.32,401.5138.97.91,194
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.722.695.7132.8411.81,935.6170.7NA1,236
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Salem, VACount0391488574382 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.012.136.356.5355.22,316.9153.48.11,005
 VirginiaPer 100,0005.322.699.2142.6410.91,873.3182.2NA1,248
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Salem, VACount03161289542291 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.012.064.348.2357.42,176.7116.54.0986
 VirginiaPer 100,0005.223.4101.4152.1417.61,866.8193.8NA1,272
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Salem, VACount05131378521371 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.020.252.652.6315.82,109.5149.84.0993
 VirginiaPer 100,0006.122.799.2154.8392.12,035.0211.1NA1,319
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Salem, VA
17.44
Virginia
24.33
U.S.
23.78

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Salem, VA Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0001.40.80.20.30.10.014
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0001.40.80.40.10.10.014
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2012Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0001.61.00.30.30.10.016
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.017
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0002.21.30.30.20.30.021
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009Salem, VACount101000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0003.90.03.90.00.00.039
 VirginiaPer 100,0001.91.20.30.20.10.019
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008Salem, VACount110000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0004.04.00.00.00.00.039
 VirginiaPer 100,0003.42.20.50.40.20.033
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007Salem, VACount000000 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.22.40.70.40.40.241
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006Salem, VACount210010 
 Salem, VAPer 100,0008.04.00.00.04.00.080
 VirginiaPer 100,0004.52.60.60.50.30.444
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Salem, VA
2.93
Virginia
2.62
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Salem, VA Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014Salem, VACount876225 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000342.3244.098.42.93
 VirginiaPer 100,000286.7226.560.22.57
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013Salem, VACount896128 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000355.1243.4111.72.99
 VirginiaPer 100,000287.8227.160.72.57
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012Salem, VACount916328 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000360.6249.6111.03.05
 VirginiaPer 100,000288.7227.461.32.58
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Salem, VACount926428 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000366.6255.0111.63.11
 VirginiaPer 100,000289.7226.862.92.58
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Salem, VACount936528 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000363.0253.7109.33.08
 VirginiaPer 100,000292.4229.862.62.61
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Salem, VACount956629 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000370.9257.7113.23.14
 VirginiaPer 100,000296.9232.564.42.65
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Salem, VACount906327 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000357.2250.1107.23.04
 VirginiaPer 100,000305.7237.668.12.72
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Salem, VACount916427 
 Salem, VAPer 100,000367.3258.3109.03.13
 VirginiaPer 100,000302.3234.567.82.68
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Salem, VACount856223 
2005Salem, VACount896326 


 
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