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Buckingham, Pennsylvania Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 1,642 total crimes reported in Buckingham, Pennsylvania (54 of them violent). Of the 164 crimes that transpire each year in Buckingham, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Buckingham, Pennsylvania 164 times a year.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Buckingham, Pennsylvania for all 10 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Buckingham has diminished by 45 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 17 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow drop off in crime over the last 10 years in Buckingham. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to one hundred for Buckingham, Pennsylvania in 2009.

Crime Trends in Buckingham, Pennsylvania (1999-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Buckingham, Pennsylvania (1999-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Buckingham, Pennsylvania law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Buckingham 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.