Special Report

Cities Where Thefts Are Dropping

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45. Zanesville, Ohio
> Change in reported larceny-theft rate, 2019-2020: -729.8
> Larceny-thefts reported in 2020: 721 — 437th lowest of 1,046 cities
> Larceny-thefts per 100K people in 2020: 2,868.4 — 95th highest of 1,046 cities
> 1-yr. change in all property crime: -748.4 — 71st lowest of 1,037 cities
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 3,477.1 — 146th highest of 1,042 cities
> Population: 25,200

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44. Pleasant Hill, California
> Change in reported larceny-theft rate, 2019-2020: -738.2
> Larceny-thefts reported in 2020: 1,014 — 442nd highest of 1,046 cities (tied)
> Larceny-thefts per 100K people in 2020: 2,894.5 — 90th highest of 1,046 cities
> 1-yr. change in all property crime: -359.9 — 270th lowest of 1,037 cities
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 3,865.0 — 100th highest of 1,042 cities
> Population: 34,840

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43. Southgate, Michigan
> Change in reported larceny-theft rate, 2019-2020: -745.8
> Larceny-thefts reported in 2020: 410 — 200th lowest of 1,046 cities (tied)
> Larceny-thefts per 100K people in 2020: 1,421.2 — 485th lowest of 1,046 cities
> 1-yr. change in all property crime: -772.0 — 65th lowest of 1,037 cities
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 1,750.6 — 417th lowest of 1,042 cities
> Population: 29,165

42. Lynnwood, Washington
> Change in reported larceny-theft rate, 2019-2020: -746.1
> Larceny-thefts reported in 2020: 1,230 — 355th highest of 1,046 cities
> Larceny-thefts per 100K people in 2020: 3,112.6 — 69th highest of 1,046 cities
> 1-yr. change in all property crime: -632.6 — 102nd lowest of 1,037 cities
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 4,142.5 — 80th highest of 1,042 cities
> Population: 38,143

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41. Helena, Montana
> Change in reported larceny-theft rate, 2019-2020: -764.6
> Larceny-thefts reported in 2020: 974 — 461st highest of 1,046 cities (tied)
> Larceny-thefts per 100K people in 2020: 2,896.3 — 89th highest of 1,046 cities
> 1-yr. change in all property crime: -618.9 — 111th lowest of 1,037 cities
> Property crimes per 100K people in 2020: 3,648.6 — 124th highest of 1,042 cities
> Population: 32,024

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