Ketchikan, AK Arrest Records

Ketchikan, AK is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.65 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 14th safest city in Alaska among the 25 cities.
Ketchikan, AK property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 31.87 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 220 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 12.35% compared to 2015.

Ketchikan Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ketchikan 2016 decreased by 7.59% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 31 to 30 while non-violent crime decreased by 8.07% from 285 to 262.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 220
Burglary 31
Aggravated assault 17
Motor vehicle theft 11
Legacy rape 10

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 Ketchikan 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 Ketchikan decreased by 3.23% from 2015 and increased by 7.14% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 28 to 30. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ketchikan was 22.24% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.365%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Ketchikan decreased by 8.07% from 2015 and decreased by 40.45% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 440 to 262. In 2016 property crime rate in Ketchikan was 12.12% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.187%.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ketchikan is 0.07% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 9.73 daily crimes that occur in Ketchikan.
  • In Ketchikan you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ketchikan have decreased by 7.59%.