Crime Rate for Washington’s Five Largest Counties

This graph shows the number of crimes per 1,000 people in Washington’s five most populous counties from 2012 through 2014. As shown here, the crime rate rose from 2012 through 2014 in King and Snohomish Counties, and dropped in Clark, Pierce, and Spokane Counties. Crime rates are highest in Pierce and King Counties and lower in Clark, Snohomish, and Spokane Counties.

For more information about crime and crime rates across Washington, search the National Incident-Based Reporting System database.

Crime rates from 2012-2014 in Washington’s five largest counties