Bellevue, WA Criminal and Public Records

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Crime in Bellevue and Washington

In general, there has been an overall decline in crime across the United States. However, nationwide trends are not necessarily indicative of local criminal patterns. Instead, one needs to examine local crime statistics.

In 2015, Bellevue experienced 152 reported violent crimes. Of those violent crimes, the most reported crime was agg. assault with 70 reported followed by robbery and rape. Statewide, there were 284.4 violent crimes per 100,000 people.

In addition to violent crimes, there were also property crimes. Of those property crimes, the most reported crime was larceny, followed by burglary and vehicle thefts. Note that in Washington, the most common property crime was larceny with 3,321 reported.

Remember that in addition to these major offenses, usually charged as felonies, the city experienced a number of lesser crimes. You can peruse our statistics to find out general criminal information about Bellevue:


Bellevue Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 5th
  • Violent Crimes: 21st (119th per 100k)
  • Murder: 7th (36th per 100k)
  • Rape: 22nd (111th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 22nd (128th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 16th (63rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 11th (77th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 11th (82nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 11th (76th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 17th (108th per 100k)
  • Arson: 10th (54th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 181st
  • Violent Crimes: 481st (3,715th per 100k)
  • Murder: 76th (403rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 172nd (1,289th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 416th (3,470th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 281st (1,448th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 185th (2,047th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 195th (1,986th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 169th (1,949th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 306th (1,728th per 100k)
  • Arson: 96th (675th per 100k)

In King County (2015)

  • Population: 2nd
  • Violent Crimes: 8th (15th per 100k)
  • Murder: 6th (10th per 100k)
  • Rape: 11th (23rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 8th (15th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 9th (11th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 5th (13th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 5th (14th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 5th (15th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 9th (20th per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (10th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 139,820
  • Households: 54,216
  • Median Income: $94,638
  • Land Area: 33.48 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.251 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Bellevue, WA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 2 2
Rape 25 19
Agg. Assault 52 70
Robbery 65 61
Burglary 630 789
Vehicle Thefts 314 221
Arson 14 22

Violent Crimes in Bellevue, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 2
Rape 19
Aggravated Assault 70
Robbery 61

Property Crimes in Bellevue, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 789
Larceny 3321
Motor Vehicle Theft 221
Arson 22

Property Crimes in Bellevue, WA

Year Property Crimes
2006 4245
2007 4181
2008 4289
2009 3950
2010 3769
2011 3539
2012 3503
2013 3949
2014 4606
2015 4331

Vehicle Thefts in Bellevue, WA

Year Vehicle Thefts
2006 476
2007 446
2008 275
2009 179
2010 207
2011 157
2012 169
2013 248
2014 314
2015 221

Washington Criminal Statistics:


You can also look at statewide statistics for State:
Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 20136 20394
Murder 174 211
Rape 4866 4898
Agg. Assault 11627 12029
Robbery 5640 5449
Property Crimes 261706 248369
Burglary 55290 50993
Larceny 175769 170509
Vehicle Thefts 30647 26867
Arson 0 0

Property Crimes in the state of Washington

Year Property Crimes
2006 286533
2007 260729
2008 246148
2009 244368
2010 249253
2011 244146
2012 252333
2013 258662
2014 261706
2015 248369

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