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Klamath Falls, Oregon Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 8,131 total crimes reported in Klamath Falls, Oregon (803 of them violent). Of the 813 crimes that occur a year in Klamath Falls, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Klamath Falls, Oregon every 10 hours. This includes 8 murders, 109 rapes, and nearly six thousand thefts (including 601 motor vehicle thefts).

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Klamath Falls, Oregon for all 10 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Klamath Falls decreased by 25 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 33 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual decrease in crime over the last 10 years in Klamath Falls. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to seven hundred for Klamath Falls, Oregon in 2009.

Crime Trends in Klamath Falls, Oregon (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 cities like Klamath Falls, Oregon (1999-2008)

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Crime Data Information

Klamath Falls, Oregon law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Klamath Falls 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.