Yakima Crime Rate Report (Washington)

Yakima crime statistics report an overall downward trend in crime based on data from 11 years with violent crime increasing and property crime decreasing. Based on this trend, the crime rate in Yakima for 2014 is expected to be lower than in 2010.

The city violent crime rate for Yakima in 2010 was higher than the national violent crime rate average by 41.48% and the city property crime rate in Yakima was higher than the national property crime rate average by 120.07%.

In 2010 the city violent crime rate in Yakima was higher than the violent crime rate in Washington by 81.99% and the city property crime rate in Yakima was higher than the property crime rate in Washington by 74.67%.
Yakima Property Crime vs. State and National Per Capita Yakima Violent Crime vs. State and National Per Capita

Yakima Crime Statistics
Summary Report

2010 Crime (Actual Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault288
Arson37
Burglary1,464
Forcible Rape46
Larceny and Theft3,501
Motor Vehicle Theft590
Murder and Manslaughter12
Robbery144
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)5,899
Property Crime5,555
Violent Crime490
2014 Crime (Projected Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault333
Arson36
Burglary1,457
Forcible Rape66
Larceny and Theft3,575
Motor Vehicle Theft936
Murder and Manslaughter13
Robbery166
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)6,324
Property Crime5,980
Violent Crime578

Property and Violent Crime Totals

Yakima Property Crime Yakima Violent Crime

Actual versus Projected Crime Totals

Yakima Crime 2010 Yakima Crime 2014

City versus State versus National Crime Comparison

Yakima Property Crime vs. State and National Comparison Yakima Violent Crime vs. State and National Comparison
* The source of actual data on this Yakima, Washington crime rate report is the FBI Report of Offenses Known to Law Enforcement for the corresponding year or years. Arson numbers are reported inconsistently. Zero values may indicate the data was not available. The projected crime rate data displayed above was generated from the trends and crime data available from previous years of actual reported data. In this case, the Yakima crime report data for 2014 was projected from 11 years of actual data. The last year of actual available crime data, as reported above, was 2010.

The FBI cautions the data users against comparing yearly statistical data solely on the basis of their population coverage. The comparisons made herein are thus, only meaningful upon further examination of all variables that affect crime in each reported city, state or other reported jurisdicition.
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