Special Report

American Cities with the Highest Rate of Property Crimes

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15. Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA
> 2020 property crimes per 100K people: 3,478.6
> Total property crimes: 19,927 — 47th most of 276 metros
> Total larceny-thefts: 14,863 — 44th most of 276 metros
> Total burglaries: 3,277 — 39th most of 276 metros
> Total vehicle thefts: 1,787 — 58th most of 276 metros
> Population: 568,521

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14. Joplin, MO
> 2020 property crimes per 100K people: 3,531.9
> Total property crimes: 6,354 — 119th most of 276 metros
> Total larceny-thefts: 4,761 — 114th most of 276 metros
> Total burglaries: 868 — 137th most of 276 metros (tied)
> Total vehicle thefts: 725 — 113th most of 276 metros
> Population: 179,564

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13. St. Joseph, MO-KS
> 2020 property crimes per 100K people: 3,541.3
> Total property crimes: 4,424 — 124th fewest of 276 metros
> Total larceny-thefts: 3,063 — 121st fewest of 276 metros
> Total burglaries: 698 — 112th fewest of 276 metros (tied)
> Total vehicle thefts: 663 — 119th most of 276 metros (tied)
> Population: 125,411

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12. Hot Springs, AR
> 2020 property crimes per 100K people: 3,583.5
> Total property crimes: 3,575 — 102nd fewest of 276 metros
> Total larceny-thefts: 2,052 — 74th fewest of 276 metros
> Total burglaries: 1,200 — 113th most of 276 metros
> Total vehicle thefts: 323 — 100th fewest of 276 metros
> Population: 99,386

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11. Shreveport-Bossier City, LA
> 2020 property crimes per 100K people: 3,588.1
> Total property crimes: 14,095 — 60th most of 276 metros
> Total larceny-thefts: 10,533 — 59th most of 276 metros
> Total burglaries: 2,369 — 61st most of 276 metros
> Total vehicle thefts: 1,193 — 74th most of 276 metros
> Population: 394,706

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