Kenai, AK Arrest Records

Kenai, AK is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.09 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 22nd safest city in Alaska among the 25 cities.
Kenai, AK property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 54.05 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 361 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 25.35% compared to 2015.

Kenai Crime Rate

Total arrests in Kenai 2016 increased by 18.09% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 52 to 24 while non-violent crime increased by 29.63% from 324 to 420.

5 Crimes In Kenai, AK in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 361
Burglary 35
Motor vehicle theft 24
Legacy rape 11
Aggravated assault 11

Other Cities in Alaska with the Most Arrests

Among the 25 cities in state the most dangerous is Anchorage with 3,422 violent crimes that’s 72.86% of total of 4,697. Kotzebue has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 54 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Kotzebue 96.35
Anchorage 60.42
Soldotna 58.24
Kenai 57.14
Juneau 56.94

Safest Cities in Alaska

Are you planning a move to Alaska? Here are the safest cities in Alaska with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Kenai is 1 out of 100 up by 0.09% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Sitka and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Unalaska.

City Arrests
Unalaska 9.96
Haines 11.05
Skagway 13.02
Cordova 14.18
Craig 14.33

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Kenai decreased by 53.85% from 2015 and increased by 14.29% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 21 to 24. In 2016 violent crime rate in Kenai was 34.18% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.309%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Kenai increased by 29.63% from 2015 and increased by 84.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 228 to 420. In 2016 property crime rate in Kenai was 90.17% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.405%.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kenai is 0.73% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.66 daily crimes that occur in Kenai.
  • In Kenai you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Kenai have increased by 18.09%.