Crime Trend in Alaska

There were 6,343 violent crimes, 69 murders, 21,294 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Alaska

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 6,343 867.1 [51]
2018 6,555 891.7 [51]
2017 6,133 829.0 [52]
2016 5,966 804.6 [52]
2015 5,392 730.2 [53]
2014 4,684 635.5 [53]
2013 4,430 602.6 [54]
2012 4,412 604.1 [54]
2011 4,383 606.5 [55]
2010 4,537 635.3 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Alaska

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 69 9.4 [51]
2018 47 6.4 [51]
2017 62 8.4 [52]
2016 52 7.0 [52]
2015 59 8.0 [53]
2014 41 5.6 [53]
2013 34 4.6 [54]
2012 30 4.1 [54]
2011 29 4.0 [55]
2010 31 4.3 [55]

The number of robberies in Alaska

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 826 112.9 [51]
2018 896 121.9 [51]
2017 951 128.5 [52]
2016 850 114.6 [52]
2015 761 103.1 [53]
2014 629 85.3 [53]
2013 624 84.9 [54]
2012 630 86.3 [54]
2011 576 79.7 [55]
2010 594 83.2 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Alaska

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 4,360 596.0 [51]
2018 4,400 598.5 [51]
2017 4,257 575.4 [52]
2016 4,011 540.9 [52]
2015 3,671 497.1 [53]
2014 3,243 440.0 [53]
2013 3,128 425.5 [54]
2012 3,169 433.9 [54]
2011 3,358 464.6 [55]
2010 3,379 473.2 [55]

The number of property crimes in Alaska

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 21,294 2910.8 [51]
2018 24,345 3311.6 [51]
2017 26,204 3542.1 [52]
2016 24,876 3354.7 [52]
2015 20,806 2817.6 [53]
2014 20,334 2758.9 [53]
2013 21,210 2885.2 [54]
2012 20,037 2743.6 [54]
2011 19,028 2632.8 [55]
2010 20,259 2836.8 [55]

The number of burglaries in Alaska

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 3,563 487.1 [51]
2018 3,985 542.1 [51]
2017 4,171 563.8 [52]
2016 4,053 546.6 [52]
2015 3,511 475.5 [53]
2014 3,150 427.4 [53]
2013 2,916 396.7 [54]
2012 2,950 403.9 [54]
2011 2,826 391.0 [55]
2010 3,105 434.8 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Alaska

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 15,114 2066.0 [51]
2018 16,364 2226.0 [51]
2017 17,775 2402.7 [52]
2016 17,766 2395.9 [52]
2015 15,249 2065.1 [53]
2014 15,445 2095.5 [53]
2013 16,599 2258.0 [54]
2012 15,565 2131.3 [54]
2011 14,859 2056.0 [55]
2010 15,535 2175.3 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Alaska

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 2,617 357.7 [51]
2018 3,996 543.6 [51]
2017 4,258 575.6 [52]
2016 3,057 412.3 [52]
2015 2,046 277.1 [53]
2014 1,739 235.9 [53]
2013 1,695 230.6 [54]
2012 1,522 208.4 [54]
2011 1,343 185.8 [55]
2010 1,619 226.7 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

The crime rates in all states

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