Table 8

WEST VIRGINIA
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2009
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Barboursville 3,428 3 0 0 1 2 482 39 437 6 1
Beckley 16,777 188 2 18 38 130 1,356 243 1,056 57 4
Benwood 1,416 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0
Bluefield 11,056 56 2 6 10 38 302 120 167 15 2
Bridgeport 7,982 13 0 0 4 9 308 35 269 4 2
Buckhannon 5,476 5 1 2 0 2 74 24 42 8 2
Chapmanville 1,108 2 0 0 0 2 54 5 48 1 1
Charleston 49,976 535 5 18 128 384 2,625 636 1,813 176 16
Charles Town 5,005 8 0 0 1 7 111 23 80 8 0
Clarksburg 16,409 107 0 12 17 78 875 127 718 30 14
Clearview 544 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dunbar 7,614 19 0 1 6 12 199 52 127 20 5
Elkins 6,972 24 0 1 3 20 244 54 181 9 3
Fairmont 18,997 65 2 21 14 28 537 181 332 24 9
Follansbee 2,829 5 0 0 0 5 26 8 18 0 1
Glen Dale 1,380 0 0 0 0 0 52 9 42 1 1
Glenville 1,447 0 0 0 0 0 20 3 15 2 2
Granville 816 14 0 0 0 14 75 6 69 0 1
Harpers Ferry/Bolivar 1,369 2 0 0 1 1 11 1 9 1 0
Hurricane 6,435 15 0 5 3 7 195 15 170 10 1
Kenova 3,245 9 0 1 4 4 198 48 146 4 0
Keyser 5,217 9 0 2 4 3 159 48 108 3 0
Lewisburg 3,524 1 0 0 0 1 84 3 81 0 0
Logan 1,488 20 0 0 7 13 287 24 258 5 2
Martinsburg 17,275 81 0 4 25 52 1,177 127 1,009 41 6
Matoaka 304 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montgomery 1,920 2 0 0 2 0 48 11 35 2 0
Moorefield 2,444 6 1 1 0 4 86 14 68 4 1
Morgantown 29,989 130 1 10 23 96 818 196 604 18 5
Moundsville 9,019 17 0 1 2 14 282 65 209 8 6
Nitro 6,770 14 1 1 3 9 235 40 184 11 0
Nutter Fort 1,628 10 0 0 2 8 56 8 44 4 1
Oceana 1,397 9 0 1 1 7 62 6 54 2 0
Paden City 2,572 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Point Pleasant 4,432 18 0 1 5 12 175 38 127 10 0
Princeton 6,248 48 1 2 11 34 429 84 324 21 2
Ranson 4,838 3 0 2 0 1 146 23 114 9 4
Ravenswood 3,925 7 0 0 0 7 44 16 24 4 0
Ripley 3,239 4 0 0 2 2 80 8 70 2 0
Ronceverte 1,598 4 0 0 0 4 16 3 13 0 0
Salem 2,046 6 0 0 0 6 27 8 19 0 1
Shinnston 2,238 6 0 0 1 5 19 2 16 1 0
South Charleston 12,326 69 4 2 13 50 490 78 387 25 6
Spencer 2,136 7 0 0 0 7 65 10 52 3 0
St. Albans 10,938 33 1 0 6 26 452 92 334 26 3
Summersville 3,305 7 0 0 0 7 227 11 210 6 0
Wardensville 259 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Weirton 18,577 23 0 2 6 15 239 25 207 7 0
Wellsburg 2,561 6 0 0 2 4 44 14 27 3 1
West Logan 386 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Weston 4,261 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 16 2 0
West Union 774 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 3 0 0
Wheeling 28,660 143 1 22 36 84 1,006 200 752 54 4
White Sulphur Springs 2,275 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
Williamson 3,018 10 0 1 1 8 49 22 23 4 0

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