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Swoyersville, Pennsylvania Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2008 there were 1,142 total crimes reported in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania (158 of them violent). Of the 163 crimes that occur a year in Swoyersville, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania 163 times a year.

Total Crime in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania (2002-2008)

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

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania for 7 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Swoyersville increased by 46 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 67 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 7 years in Swoyersville. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly two hundred for Swoyersville, Pennsylvania in 2009.

Crime Trends in Swoyersville, Pennsylvania (2002-2008)

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

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Crime Data Information

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