Crime Trend in Missouri

There were 30,380 violent crimes, 568 murders, 161,946 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Missouri

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 30,380 495.0 [51]
2018 30,696 501.4 [51]
2017 32,420 530.3 [52]
2016 31,720 520.8 [52]
2015 30,261 497.4 [53]
2014 26,882 443.3 [53]
2013 25,509 422.0 [54]
2012 27,189 451.3 [54]
2011 26,889 447.4 [55]
2010 27,440 457.7 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Missouri

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 568 9.3 [51]
2018 599 9.8 [51]
2017 600 9.8 [52]
2016 538 8.8 [52]
2015 502 8.3 [53]
2014 404 6.7 [53]
2013 371 6.1 [54]
2012 390 6.5 [54]
2011 366 6.1 [55]
2010 420 7.0 [55]

The number of robberies in Missouri

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 4,959 80.8 [51]
2018 5,206 85.0 [51]
2017 6,351 103.9 [52]
2016 6,576 108.0 [52]
2015 6,376 104.8 [53]
2014 5,592 92.2 [53]
2013 5,484 90.7 [54]
2012 5,782 96.0 [54]
2011 6,269 104.3 [55]
2010 6,185 103.2 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Missouri

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 21,936 357.4 [51]
2018 21,956 358.7 [51]
2017 22,740 372.0 [52]
2016 22,049 362.0 [52]
2015 20,830 342.4 [53]
2014 18,483 304.8 [53]
2013 18,055 298.7 [54]
2012 19,490 323.5 [54]
2011 18,796 312.7 [55]
2010 19,390 323.4 [55]

The number of property crimes in Missouri

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 161,946 2638.7 [51]
2018 162,698 2657.8 [51]
2017 173,253 2833.9 [52]
2016 170,661 2801.8 [52]
2015 173,642 2854.2 [53]
2014 176,436 2909.6 [53]
2013 189,606 3137.0 [54]
2012 199,813 3316.7 [54]
2011 198,882 3308.8 [55]
2010 200,858 3350.0 [55]

The number of burglaries in Missouri

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 26,414 430.4 [51]
2018 27,345 446.7 [51]
2017 30,081 492.0 [52]
2016 31,716 520.7 [52]
2015 34,006 559.0 [53]
2014 35,293 582.0 [53]
2013 38,865 643.0 [54]
2012 42,510 705.6 [54]
2011 44,822 745.7 [55]
2010 44,197 737.1 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Missouri

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 114,460 1865.0 [51]
2018 115,506 1886.9 [51]
2017 123,251 2016.0 [52]
2016 120,649 1980.7 [52]
2015 122,637 2015.8 [53]
2014 124,769 2057.6 [53]
2013 134,416 2223.9 [54]
2012 140,971 2340.0 [54]
2011 138,743 2308.3 [55]
2010 140,526 2343.8 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Missouri

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 21,072 343.3 [51]
2018 19,847 324.2 [51]
2017 19,921 325.9 [52]
2016 18,296 300.4 [52]
2015 16,999 279.4 [53]
2014 16,374 270.0 [53]
2013 16,325 270.1 [54]
2012 16,332 271.1 [54]
2011 15,317 254.8 [55]
2010 16,135 269.1 [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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