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King George County, Virginia Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2003 and 2008 there were 2,206 total crimes reported in King George County, Virginia (159 of them violent). Of the 441 crimes that take place per year in King George County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in King George County, Virginia every 19 hours. This includes 1 murder, 37 rapes, and just about two thousand thefts (including 128 car thefts).

Total Crime in King George County, Virginia (2003, 2005-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 or 2004, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in King George County, Virginia for 5 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in King George County has risen by 22%. Throughout the same period of time, violent crime stayed about the same. By and large, the crime data indicate a general rise in crime over the last 5 years in King George County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about five hundred for King George County, Virginia in 2009.

Crime Trends in King George County, Virginia (2003, 2005-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like King George County, Virginia (2003, 2005-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

King George County, Virginia law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for King George 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.