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Williamsburg, Kentucky Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Williamsburg, Kentucky. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Williamsburg compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Williamsburg, Kentucky, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2004 and 2008 there were 478 total crimes reported in Williamsburg, Kentucky (49 of them violent). Of the 96 crimes that take place per year in Williamsburg, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Williamsburg, Kentucky 96 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 5 rapes, and at least three hundred thefts (including 45 car thefts).

Total Crime in Williamsburg, Kentucky (2004-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 or 2003, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Williamsburg, Kentucky for 5 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Williamsburg has risen by 32%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 68%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 5 years in Williamsburg. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least one hundred for Williamsburg, Kentucky in 2009.

Crime Trends in Williamsburg, Kentucky (2004-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Williamsburg, Kentucky (2004-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Williamsburg, Kentucky law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Williamsburg conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.