States With the Deadliest Police Chases

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Mountain Views in Wasilla, Alaska

30. Alaska
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.2
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 15 (3rd lowest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 730.2 (the highest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 7 (tied-6th lowest)

Rear view of traffic on a street, Rodeo Drive, Los Angeles, California, USA

29. California
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.3
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 827 (the highest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 426.3 (13th highest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 299 (the highest)

Valley of Fire

28. Nevada
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.3
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 55 (18th lowest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 695.9 (2nd highest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 25 (tied-22nd lowest)

Richmond, Virginia

27. Virginia
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.3
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 178 (16th highest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 195.6 (3rd lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 62 (13th highest)

New River Bridge West Virginia

26. West Virginia
> Pursuit-related deaths per 100K: 2.4
> Pursuit-related deaths (1996-2015): 43 (17th lowest)
> Violent crimes per 100K (2015): 337.9 (24th lowest)
> Bystander deaths (1996-2015): 15 (17th lowest)