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Myrtle Beach Crime Rate Report (South Carolina)

Myrtle Beach crime statistics report an overall downward trend in crime based on data from 16 years with violent crime decreasing and property crime decreasing. Based on this trend, the crime rate in Myrtle Beach for 2018 is expected to be lower than in 2016.

The city violent crime rate for Myrtle Beach in 2016 was higher than the national violent crime rate average by 325.22% and the city property crime rate in Myrtle Beach was higher than the national property crime rate average by 462.81%.

In 2016 the city violent crime rate in Myrtle Beach was higher than the violent crime rate in South Carolina by 236.46% and the city property crime rate in Myrtle Beach was higher than the property crime rate in South Carolina by 325.21%.

Property and Violent Crime
Myrtle Beach Property Crime vs. State and National Per Capita
Myrtle Beach Violent Crime vs. State and National Per Capita

Myrtle Beach Crime Statistics
Summary Report

2016 Crime (Actual Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault348
Arson10
Burglary469
Larceny and Theft3,555
Motor Vehicle Theft371
Murder and Manslaughter5
Rape46
Robbery139
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)4,876
Property Crime4,395
Violent Crime538
2018 Crime (Projected Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault297
Arson12
Burglary319
Larceny and Theft3,471
Motor Vehicle Theft419
Murder and Manslaughter8
Rape50
Robbery125
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)4,690
Property Crime4,209
Violent Crime481

Property and Violent Crime Totals

Myrtle Beach Property Crime

Myrtle Beach Violent Crime

Actual versus Projected Crime Totals

Myrtle Beach Crime 2016

Myrtle Beach Crime 2018

City versus State versus National Crime Comparison

Myrtle Beach Property Crime vs. State and National Comparison

Myrtle Beach Violent Crime vs. State and National Comparison
* The source of actual data on this Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 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 Myrtle Beach crime report data for 2018 was projected from 16 years of actual data. The last year of actual available crime data, as reported above, was 2016.

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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