Table 8

VIRGINIA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2007
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson1
Abingdon 7,953 14 0 3 0 11 371 22 332 17 0
Alexandria 137,812 370 7 18 162 183 3,280 364 2,557 359 4
Altavista 3,379 11 0 3 1 7 129 12 109 8 0
Amherst 2,221 2 0 0 1 1 27 1 24 2 0
Appalachia 1,751 5 0 0 1 4 47 15 28 4 0
Ashland 7,111 19 0 2 8 9 288 22 247 19 1
Bedford 6,216 10 0 5 1 4 132 19 101 12 0
Berryville 3,216 3 0 1 0 2 68 1 61 6 0
Big Stone Gap 5,689 7 0 1 2 4 164 33 124 7 1
Blacksburg 39,250 63 0 8 10 45 656 120 520 16 5
Blackstone 3,526 11 0 3 1 7 133 11 112 10 1
Bluefield 5,213 12 0 0 1 11 179 19 156 4 0
Boykins 611 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 4 0 0
Bridgewater 5,431 1 0 0 0 1 20 6 14 0 0
Bristol 17,484 77 0 11 17 49 764 122 604 38 5
Broadway 3,016 1 0 1 0 0 11 3 7 1 0
Buena Vista 6,456 7 0 2 0 5 69 0 67 2 1
Burkeville 470 3 0 0 0 3 18 0 16 2 0
Cape Charles 1,530 5 0 0 2 3 19 9 10 0 0
Cedar Bluff 1,064 1 0 0 0 1 11 1 10 0 0
Charlottesville 40,265 273 3 26 93 151 1,938 278 1,524 136 10
Chase City 2,343 4 0 1 0 3 63 12 43 8 0
Chatham 1,278 0 0 0 0 0 14 6 7 1 0
Chesapeake 223,093 979 12 78 326 563 7,216 1,251 5,476 489 27
Chilhowie 1,771 0 0 0 0 0 37 5 31 1 1
Chincoteague 4,379 5 0 1 1 3 101 27 68 6 0
Christiansburg 17,983 53 0 1 7 45 762 111 622 29 3
Clarksville 1,269 0 0 0 0 0 26 1 25 0 0
Clifton Forge 4,008 6 0 0 1 5 84 22 61 1 2
Clinchco 408 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clintwood 1,513 4 0 0 0 4 56 12 42 2 0
Colonial Beach 3,733 7 1 0 3 3 40 6 30 4 0
Colonial Heights 17,747 47 0 2 23 22 731 42 641 48 14
Courtland 1,259 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Covington 6,027 13 0 4 1 8 166 28 130 8 3
Crewe 2,266 16 0 0 5 11 98 19 74 5 0
Culpeper 13,574 52 0 5 15 32 424 38 364 22 4
Damascus 1,086 3 0 0 1 2 41 2 35 4 0
Danville 45,114 204 5 9 98 92 2,437 550 1,775 112 19
Dayton 1,347 1 0 1 0 0 17 3 12 2 0
Dublin 2,206 5 0 0 2 3 50 5 43 2 1
Dumfries 4,795 16 0 0 6 10 167 40 108 19 1
Edinburg 877 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Elkton 2,597 2 0 0 1 1 25 6 19 0 0
Emporia 5,607 66 1 1 16 48 370 72 282 16 1
Exmore 1,381 6 0 0 5 1 40 8 31 1 0
Fairfax City 22,484 39 1 9 11 18 616 52 522 42 5
Falls Church 10,831 32 0 2 16 14 347 31 290 26 2
Farmville 6,908 8 0 4 1 3 97 14 79 4 1
Franklin 8,856 35 1 1 6 27 399 80 285 34 2
Fredericksburg 21,521 150 3 14 40 93 1,103 99 932 72 9
Fries 557 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Front Royal 14,700 38 0 10 9 19 373 33 313 27 1
Galax 6,643 20 1 2 0 17 299 25 260 14 2
Gate City 2,081 1 0 1 0 0 45 5 40 0 0
Glade Spring 1,544 1 0 0 1 0 10 3 7 0 0
Glasgow 1,011 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0
Glen Lyn 167 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 6 0 0
Gordonsville 1,684 1 0 1 0 0 28 9 19 0 1
Gretna 1,204 2 0 0 1 1 20 8 11 1 0
Grottoes 2,178 5 0 0 0 5 39 20 17 2 0
Grundy 975 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
Halifax 1,272 2 0 0 0 2 16 2 13 1 1
Hampton 144,490 522 6 52 251 213 4,923 764 3,658 501 34
Harrisonburg 40,869 150 0 11 37 102 1,240 250 874 116 5
Haymarket 1,290 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Haysi 179 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
Herndon 21,892 46 1 4 11 30 430 18 396 16 1
Hillsville 2,691 11 0 3 1 7 75 16 53 6 0
Honaker 909 1 0 0 0 1 12 6 6 0 0
Hurt 1,226 0 0 0 0 0 12 3 8 1 0
Independence 901 0 0 0 0 0 8 2 4 2 0
Jonesville 981 1 0 0 0 1 15 2 13 0 0
Kenbridge 1,315 3 0 1 0 2 15 3 11 1 0
Kilmarnock 1,195 2 0 0 1 1 9 0 9 0 0
La Crosse 595 2 0 0 0 2 15 8 5 2 0
Lawrenceville 1,139 7 0 3 1 3 26 6 20 0 0
Lebanon 3,185 2 0 0 1 1 105 7 92 6 1
Leesburg 38,931 70 0 13 21 36 797 60 689 48 4
Lexington 6,711 6 0 0 1 5 93 15 74 4 0
Louisa 1,557 8 1 2 0 5 42 11 28 3 0
Luray 4,879 6 0 1 0 5 133 19 111 3 2
Lynchburg 67,932 332 1 23 81 227 2,381 465 1,754 162 17
Manassas 36,735 197 2 16 58 121 1,132 178 838 116 8
Manassas Park 11,816 27 1 8 6 12 236 21 177 38 2
Marion 6,100 41 0 1 1 39 192 27 159 6 0
Martinsville 14,856 51 2 10 11 28 614 94 483 37 5
Middleburg 954 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0
Mount Jackson 1,799 0 0 0 0 0 26 1 23 2 0
Narrows 2,189 2 0 0 0 2 14 2 12 0 0
New Market 1,863 0 0 0 0 0 19 5 13 1 0
Newport News 177,550 1,229 28 91 513 597 7,386 1,584 5,132 670 79
Norfolk 227,903 1,924 48 97 910 869 11,518 1,694 8,797 1,027 36
Norton 3,602 7 0 1 0 6 258 22 234 2 2
Occoquan 817 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 0
Onancock 1,437 4 0 0 2 2 15 2 11 2 0
Onley 490 1 0 0 1 0 25 1 24 0 0
Orange 4,597 16 1 1 3 11 115 21 89 5 1
Pearisburg 2,805 0 0 0 0 0 62 13 49 0 0
Pembroke 1,190 1 0 0 0 1 15 4 10 1 0
Pennington Gap 1,753 0 0 0 0 0 46 12 34 0 0
Petersburg 32,210 499 7 17 212 263 2,332 673 1,375 284 14
Pocahontas 428 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Poquoson 11,939 16 0 1 0 15 155 20 124 11 2
Portsmouth 101,284 804 17 36 326 425 5,049 1,101 3,646 302 18
Pound 1,082 1 0 0 0 1 36 5 28 3 0
Pulaski 9,006 27 0 4 8 15 367 85 260 22 3
Purcellville 5,048 7 1 3 0 3 64 4 58 2 1
Quantico 634 1 0 0 0 1 19 3 14 2 0
Radford 14,317 40 0 8 5 27 502 120 359 23 5
Rich Creek 692 2 0 0 0 2 24 4 19 1 0
Richlands 4,083 20 0 2 3 15 236 36 192 8 1
Richmond 191,785 1,837 51 53 973 760 8,966 1,857 5,816 1,293 49
Roanoke 90,894 901 4 55 266 576 5,000 1,016 3,637 347 28
Rocky Mount 4,568 10 0 1 1 8 153 18 128 7 0
Rural Retreat 1,357 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salem 24,774 26 0 3 9 14 700 88 574 38 2
Saltville 2,256 12 0 1 0 11 47 12 31 4 1
Shenandoah 1,873 1 0 0 0 1 98 71 26 1 1
South Boston 8,007 41 2 6 8 25 430 72 338 20 1
South Hill 4,618 16 0 0 5 11 211 32 170 9 2
Stanley 1,336 1 0 0 0 1 25 0 25 0 0
Staunton 23,210 71 0 4 19 48 730 99 600 31 6
Stephens City 1,463 1 0 0 0 1 37 5 31 1 0
St. Paul 971 1 0 0 1 0 8 3 5 0 0
Strasburg 4,348 9 0 0 0 9 137 8 126 3 1
Suffolk 83,631 333 2 25 84 222 2,514 457 1,930 127 16
Tappahannock 2,158 16 0 3 6 7 114 8 104 2 1
Tazewell 4,369 12 0 2 1 9 98 21 74 3 0
Timberville 1,705 3 0 0 1 2 14 1 12 1 0
Victoria 1,783 2 0 0 0 2 25 4 20 1 0
Vinton 7,924 14 1 0 0 13 269 26 240 3 2
Virginia Beach 435,943 1,089 16 88 555 430 13,030 2,159 10,285 586 171
Warrenton 9,064 26 0 2 6 18 251 21 220 10 0
Warsaw 1,364 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8 0 0
Waverly 2,194 5 0 0 2 3 28 10 16 2 1
Waynesboro 21,681 79 1 7 17 54 652 90 524 38 9
Weber City 1,349 3 0 0 0 3 35 9 25 1 0
West Point 3,133 1 0 0 0 1 28 8 19 1 2
White Stone 342 0 0 0 0 0 7 6 1 0 0
Williamsburg 11,740 30 0 4 20 6 256 18 218 20 1
Winchester 25,443 106 1 10 35 60 1,235 169 993 73 4
Wise 3,256 8 0 2 2 4 112 23 87 2 3
Woodstock 4,303 8 0 0 1 7 49 0 42 7 0
Wytheville 8,184 9 0 2 0 7 292 42 239 11 0

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