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Canadian County, Oklahoma Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Canadian County, Oklahoma. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Canadian County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Canadian County, Oklahoma, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 44,916 total crimes reported in Canadian County, Oklahoma (4,189 of them violent). Of the 4,492 crimes that occur a year in Canadian County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Canadian County, Oklahoma 13 times a day. This includes 47 murders, 370 rapes, and more than thirty-two thousand thefts (including 3,282 motor vehicle thefts).

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Canadian County, Oklahoma for all 10 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Canadian County increased by 8 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 47 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over the last 10 years in Canadian County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly five thousand for Canadian County, Oklahoma in 2009.

Crime Trends in Canadian County, Oklahoma (1999-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Canadian County, Oklahoma (1999-2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Canadian County, Oklahoma law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Canadian County 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.