Table 8

VIRGINIA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2008
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson1
Abingdon 7,991 15 0 5 3 7 346 35 304 7 1
Alexandria 140,891 324 3 30 149 142 3,389 294 2,713 382 6
Altavista 3,371 16 0 0 4 12 114 18 83 13 1
Amherst 2,203 0 0 0 0 0 28 1 25 2 0
Appalachia 1,735 8 1 1 0 6 50 9 39 2 0
Ashland 7,125 24 0 3 8 13 255 25 210 20 1
Bedford 6,260 13 1 2 0 10 226 28 191 7 0
Berryville 3,177 6 0 0 3 3 89 12 73 4 0
Big Stone Gap 5,661 5 0 3 0 2 124 16 106 2 2
Blacksburg 41,509 55 0 8 11 36 656 127 503 26 8
Blackstone 3,511 7 0 1 3 3 135 41 88 6 0
Bluefield 5,163 13 0 1 1 11 159 15 138 6 0
Bowling Green 1,029 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Boykins 602 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0
Bridgewater 5,404 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 21 5 0
Bristol 17,563 72 0 14 15 43 709 129 541 39 4
Broadway 3,031 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 5 0 0
Brookneal 1,250 2 0 0 0 2 21 9 9 3 0
Buena Vista 6,475 4 0 1 0 3 52 0 51 1 0
Burkeville 467 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 10 0 0
Cape Charles 1,518 0 0 0 0 0 9 1 8 0 0
Cedar Bluff 1,042 0 0 0 0 0 23 4 18 1 0
Charlottesville 41,216 219 5 23 79 112 1,950 186 1,616 148 13
Chase City 2,310 6 0 0 2 4 74 14 58 2 1
Chatham 1,259 1 0 0 1 0 8 0 8 0 0
Chesapeake 220,812 969 12 65 363 529 6,868 1,216 5,225 427 38
Chilhowie 1,746 2 1 0 0 1 32 4 28 0 0
Chincoteague 4,306 3 0 0 0 3 79 22 54 3 0
Christiansburg 19,466 50 2 14 9 25 789 126 632 31 3
Clarksville 1,252 3 1 0 1 1 34 1 33 0 1
Clifton Forge 3,946 6 0 1 0 5 63 18 44 1 1
Clinchco 404 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clintwood 1,498 2 0 0 0 2 47 10 37 0 1
Coeburn 1,982 2 0 0 0 2 56 12 44 0 1
Colonial Beach 3,784 13 0 2 1 10 126 27 96 3 0
Colonial Heights 17,843 45 0 2 19 24 795 69 692 34 9
Courtland 1,246 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Covington 6,130 13 1 2 0 10 171 36 129 6 4
Crewe 2,255 9 0 0 6 3 80 19 58 3 1
Culpeper 14,072 59 0 3 20 36 481 43 416 22 11
Damascus 1,084 0 0 0 0 0 34 3 30 1 0
Danville 44,383 262 11 7 110 134 2,704 510 2,097 97 12
Dayton 1,354 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 9 1 0
Dublin 2,199 1 0 1 0 0 61 6 54 1 1
Dumfries 4,805 10 0 1 4 5 168 36 110 22 2
Edinburg 874 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
Elkton 2,619 2 0 0 1 1 28 4 23 1 0
Emporia 5,593 43 1 3 12 27 341 68 266 7 4
Exmore 1,346 2 0 0 2 0 51 7 42 2 0
Fairfax City 23,486 32 1 4 19 8 643 47 573 23 9
Falls Church 10,979 17 0 0 12 5 375 31 323 21 0
Farmville 7,216 17 2 1 8 6 148 21 122 5 0
Franklin 8,955 45 0 2 11 32 500 114 360 26 1
Fredericksburg 22,740 139 2 15 44 78 1,116 95 961 60 1
Fries 552 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Front Royal 14,688 35 0 8 11 16 718 73 614 31 0
Galax 6,796 32 0 12 2 18 265 30 222 13 0
Gate City 2,040 3 0 1 1 1 56 10 44 2 1
Glade Spring 1,543 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Glasgow 1,009 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 3 1 0
Glen Lyn 164 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 7 2 0
Gordonsville 1,700 3 0 0 0 3 29 4 24 1 0
Gretna 1,187 0 0 0 0 0 17 7 10 0 0
Grottoes 2,182 6 0 1 2 3 16 1 15 0 1
Grundy 961 0 0 0 0 0 6 2 4 0 0
Halifax 1,259 1 0 0 0 1 21 0 19 2 0
Hampton 145,897 472 8 42 211 211 5,127 761 3,963 403 15
Harrisonburg 44,346 142 1 12 25 104 1,224 246 903 75 6
Haymarket 1,265 2 0 0 0 2 9 0 9 0 1
Haysi 177 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Herndon 21,900 43 0 2 11 30 450 39 393 18 1
Hillsville 2,644 4 0 1 2 1 52 7 44 1 0
Honaker 1,444 0 0 0 0 0 13 5 7 1 0
Hopewell 23,035 278 3 12 76 187 998 293 596 109 6
Hurt 1,208 1 0 0 1 0 12 4 8 0 0
Independence 895 1 0 0 0 1 9 1 7 1 0
Jonesville 966 3 0 0 0 3 26 5 21 0 0
Kenbridge 1,290 7 3 0 0 4 14 3 11 0 0
Kilmarnock 1,188 0 0 0 0 0 27 3 23 1 0
La Crosse 587 2 0 0 0 2 14 0 14 0 0
Lawrenceville 1,353 6 0 0 0 6 31 11 20 0 0
Lebanon 3,163 6 0 2 2 2 114 7 104 3 0
Leesburg 39,899 59 1 7 22 29 802 62 715 25 2
Lexington 7,026 3 0 0 1 2 70 5 64 1 0
Louisa 1,568 4 0 0 1 3 38 9 25 4 0
Luray 4,856 7 0 2 0 5 134 15 113 6 0
Lynchburg 71,805 347 4 30 101 212 2,739 425 2,160 154 16
Manassas 35,290 148 4 20 49 75 1,079 180 810 89 5
Manassas Park 11,528 23 0 6 4 13 191 17 153 21 3
Marion 6,013 35 1 1 3 30 190 35 149 6 3
Martinsville 14,430 59 1 2 25 31 546 102 420 24 4
Middleburg 959 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 9 1 0
Middletown 1,148 2 0 1 0 1 43 5 36 2 0
Mount Jackson 1,791 3 0 0 1 2 35 5 30 0 0
Narrows 2,155 1 0 1 0 0 22 7 13 2 0
New Market 1,859 1 0 0 0 1 18 4 14 0 0
Newport News 178,308 1,235 16 73 509 637 7,348 1,460 5,388 500 89
Norfolk 235,067 1,951 28 86 1,050 787 12,195 1,868 9,212 1,115 57
Norton 3,691 11 0 1 1 9 282 27 252 3 1
Occoquan 830 2 0 0 0 2 10 0 9 1 0
Onancock 1,392 2 0 0 0 2 23 10 11 2 0
Onley 475 1 0 0 1 0 21 3 18 0 0
Orange 4,639 8 0 2 0 6 110 29 79 2 0
Parksley 797 0 0 0 0 0 44 6 35 3 0
Pearisburg 2,770 3 0 1 0 2 58 5 52 1 0
Pembroke 1,167 0 0 0 0 0 15 2 12 1 0
Pennington Gap 1,726 0 0 0 0 0 38 16 22 0 0
Petersburg 32,677 615 5 30 256 324 2,479 871 1,296 312 10
Pocahontas 419 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Poquoson 11,850 15 0 4 0 11 207 33 165 9 5
Portsmouth 101,782 719 15 59 348 297 5,650 1,123 4,182 345 8
Pound 1,073 3 0 0 0 3 25 4 21 0 0
Pulaski 8,997 30 0 4 5 21 401 87 295 19 4
Purcellville 5,175 7 0 1 1 5 86 7 74 5 2
Quantico 613 0 0 0 0 0 7 2 5 0 0
Radford 16,109 79 1 4 8 66 537 166 356 15 5
Remington 678 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
Rich Creek 683 2 0 1 0 1 13 5 8 0 0
Richlands 3,997 15 0 3 5 7 221 36 180 5 1
Richmond 199,674 1,588 31 53 779 725 8,148 1,787 5,331 1,030 51
Roanoke 91,983 745 11 48 213 473 5,090 983 3,811 296 39
Rocky Mount 4,546 15 0 2 3 10 145 16 123 6 0
Salem 25,193 36 2 1 7 26 761 121 605 35 2
Saltville 2,220 10 0 1 0 9 40 7 32 1 0
Shenandoah 1,862 0 0 0 0 0 33 8 22 3 0
Smithfield 7,071 14 0 0 10 4 288 34 237 17 1
South Boston 7,856 31 2 5 16 8 417 77 324 16 3
South Hill 4,556 38 1 2 13 22 217 24 185 8 1
Stanley 1,328 1 0 0 0 1 32 3 27 2 0
Staunton 23,746 58 2 5 13 38 607 59 523 25 5
Stephens City 1,479 2 0 0 2 0 42 8 30 4 0
St. Paul 966 0 0 0 0 0 28 2 26 0 0
Strasburg 4,334 18 0 3 0 15 132 20 107 5 0
Suffolk 83,470 310 5 29 90 186 2,147 386 1,617 144 31
Tappahannock 2,177 6 0 1 3 2 137 10 126 1 2
Tazewell 4,268 12 0 2 1 9 79 11 65 3 0
Timberville 1,714 0 0 0 0 0 12 3 9 0 0
Victoria 1,747 3 0 2 0 1 21 6 13 2 0
Vienna 14,889 7 0 1 0 6 246 32 209 5 2
Vinton 7,876 21 0 5 5 11 298 37 254 7 1
Virginia Beach 434,163 1,043 14 73 537 419 12,609 1,921 10,046 642 135
Warrenton 9,190 25 0 2 5 18 269 16 238 15 2
Warsaw 1,360 4 0 0 0 4 11 0 11 0 0
Waverly 2,160 16 0 0 4 12 22 6 11 5 0
Waynesboro 21,846 93 1 4 21 67 635 107 494 34 5
Weber City 1,310 1 0 0 0 1 32 5 27 0 0
West Point 3,145 3 0 0 1 2 41 9 29 3 0
White Stone 340 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0
Williamsburg 12,445 22 0 3 9 10 250 13 224 13 1
Winchester 25,904 86 1 8 36 41 1,316 202 1,060 54 6
Wise 3,232 4 0 2 0 2 104 10 92 2 1
Woodstock 4,297 8 0 0 1 7 59 1 55 3 0
Wytheville 8,148 3 1 0 2 0 314 20 283 11 2

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