Skamania County, WA Arrest Records

Skamania County, WA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.70 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Pierce, Snohomish, Kitsap, Thurston, Spokane counties in Washington.
Skamania County, WA property crime rate is 6.08 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 43 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 51.69% compared to 2015.

Skamania County, WA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Skamania County in 2016 decreased by 46.94% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 9 to 8 while non-violent crime decreased by 49.28% from 138 to 70.

5 Crimes In Skamania County, WA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 43
Burglary 21
Aggravated assault 7
Motor vehicle theft 6
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Skamania County decreased by 11.11% from 2015 and decreased by 20% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 10 to 8. In 2016 violent crime rate in Skamania County was 85.19% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.07%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Skamania County decreased by 49.28% from 2015 and decreased by 67.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 214 to 70. In 2016 property crime rate in Skamania County was 78.6% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.608%.

How Skamania stands up against other counties

Skamania vs. Lincoln

You’ll be in more safety in Skamania compared to Lincoln county that had 129.54% higher crime rate compared to Skamania county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1932 in Lincoln county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.5213 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.6425 in Lincoln county.

Skamania vs. Ferry

You’ll be in more risk in Skamania compared to Ferry county that had 45.73% lower crime rate compared to Skamania county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Ferry county.
Burglary rates of 1.8245 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.0507 in Ferry county.

Names with the most arrests in Skamania

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Skamania, Washington, the most crimes, that's 32.51% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Skamania County is 0.8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.86 daily crimes that occur in Skamania County.
  • Skamania, WA is safer than Lincoln.
  • In Skamania County you have a 1 in 148 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Skamania, WA have decreased by 46.94%.

Skamania Police Departments

Names in Skamania County