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Crime statistics

The FBI Uniform Crime Report (UCR) is a common measurement of the Crime Rate. Law enforcement agencies throughout the United States submit monthly statistics on Part 1 crimes to the FBI. This report was designed to gather reliable criminal statistics that law enforcement agencies can use to identify crime trends and develop strategies to address those trends.

Crime in Washington 2007 Annual Report (Prepared by the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs and the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission)

Kent Part One Crimes

Years 2006 and 2007

 

2006

2007

Percent Change

Violent Crime:

 

 

 

Homicide

2

4

100%

Rape

83

64

-23%

Robbery

224

174

-22%

Aggravated Assault

254

283

11%

Property Crime:

 

 

 

Burglary

1,223

1,075

-12%

Theft

3,465

2,790

-20%

Vehicle Theft

1,563

1,008

-36%

Arson

39

29

-26%

Total Part One Crimes

6,854

5,427

-21%

 

Years 2005 and 2006

      2005-2006
  2005 2006 % change
All Part I Crimes 6,674 6,854 3%
 Arson 42 39 -7%
 Aggravated Assault 254 254 0%
 Burglary 1,187 1,223 3%
 Homicide 3 2 -33%
 Rape 57 83 46%
 Robbery 165 224 36%
 Theft 3492 3466 -1%
 Vehicle Theft 1,474 1,563 6%