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The Wilkes Barre crime rate is higher than the Pennsylvania average crime rate and is higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #637

Wilkes Barre, PA
2,137.53
Pennsylvania
1,334.83
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.

Wilkes Barre, PA Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014Wilkes Barre, PACount22292633481,037645 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0004.953.6224.3153.6848.42,528.2156.012.21,966
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0004.821.8105.8173.5357.51,472.2102.0NA1,111
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013Wilkes Barre, PACount1230110563179691036 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,00029.272.9267.2136.0770.12,353.9250.214.62,438
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0004.720.7115.6185.7407.31,545.6107.8NA1,176
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012Wilkes Barre, PACount33076632718691033 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0007.272.2183.0151.7652.52,092.4248.07.21,869
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.426.1122.8194.4445.51,603.1117.7NA1,272
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Wilkes Barre, PACount212129703171,080864 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0004.828.8309.9168.1761.52,594.3206.69.61,982
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.026.1126.6197.3454.01,636.1132.2NA1,295
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Wilkes Barre, PACount213111703521,373898 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0004.931.7270.9170.9859.23,351.2217.219.52,186
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.226.9128.8205.3434.31,607.4131.2NA1,295
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Wilkes Barre, PACount10788662841,119946 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,00024.617.2216.2162.1697.62,748.7230.914.72,093
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.229.0138.9207.4434.71,625.5141.4NA1,334
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Wilkes Barre, PACount217104572501,1701016 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0004.941.5253.8139.1610.12,855.3246.514.61,943
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.627.9151.6224.8470.91,758.8180.5NA1,442
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Wilkes Barre, PACount319110613731,19411613 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0007.346.3268.0148.6908.62,908.6282.631.72,216
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.827.7156.5226.4450.61,697.9212.8NA1,443
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Wilkes Barre, PACount631110622981,25613210 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,00014.574.9265.9149.9720.33,035.7319.024.22,421
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.927.3168.6237.6463.21,742.9237.4NA1,502
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Wilkes Barre, PACount330112623381,14312120 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0007.272.1269.0148.9811.82,745.2290.648.02,261
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0006.128.9154.6235.0451.61,729.1236.5NA1,479
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Wilkes Barre, PA
-0.11
Pennsylvania
4.56
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.

Wilkes Barre, PA Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.30.10.00.10.03
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.50.30.10.10.00.05
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2012Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.30.20.10.00.00.03
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.20.10.10.10.04
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.50.30.10.10.00.04
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.20.10.00.00.03
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.60.40.10.00.00.05
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.70.30.20.10.00.06
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006Wilkes Barre, PACount000000 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.80.50.20.10.00.08
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Wilkes Barre, PA
1.98
Pennsylvania
2.92
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.

Wilkes Barre, PA Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014Wilkes Barre, PACount83794 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000202.4192.69.81.97
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000309.8259.350.52.85
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013Wilkes Barre, PACount79754 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000191.9182.29.71.87
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000307.1258.049.02.83
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012Wilkes Barre, PACount85814 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000204.7195.09.62.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000307.7259.048.72.83
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Wilkes Barre, PACount87843 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000209.0201.87.22.05
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000327.8270.757.12.99
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Wilkes Barre, PACount92884 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000224.6214.89.82.20
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000306.8261.845.12.84
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Wilkes Barre, PACount95923 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000233.4226.07.42.30
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000309.8262.647.22.86
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Wilkes Barre, PACount96879 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000234.3212.322.02.23
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000316.8267.149.72.92
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Wilkes Barre, PACount95878 
 Wilkes Barre, PAPer 100,000231.4211.919.52.22
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000326.8275.551.33.01
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Wilkes Barre, PACount86806 
2005Wilkes Barre, PACount92839 


 
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