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Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,400 total crimes reported in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (174 of them violent). Of the 175 crimes that transpire each year in Huntingdon County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania 175 times a year.

Total Crime in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (2001-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Huntingdon County has climbed by 52 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 35 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 8 years in Huntingdon County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over two hundred for Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania in 2009.

Crime Trends in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (2001-2008)

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 counties like Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania (2001-2008)

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

Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. RecordsPedia would like to note the following information related to Huntingdon County:

  • In 2001-2003, 2005-2006, 2008, huntingdon county crime data include data from Petersburg, Alexandria, and Porter (Juniata Valley Regional PD).
The data reported for Huntingdon 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.