West Virginia Criminal and Arrest Records

Criminal Records in West VirginiaWe have free crime statistics for West Virginia, as well as the 46 counties within it. The population was 796,638 and there were 6,231 violent crimes committed. In the same year, there was also 37,251 major property crimes committed.

The most populous county in West Virginia is Kanawha County, while Doddridge County has the least amount of people. However, in terms of violent crimes per person, Kanawha County has the most crimes, while Doddridge County has the least.

Besides the stats below, we’ve also included links to important public and court records resources within West Virginia. To look up specific people, try our West Virginia public records search.

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Criminal and Court Records for Counties in West Virginia

West Virginia Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 5588 6231
Murder 74 70
Rape 790 1092
Agg. Assault 4358 4729
Robbery 651 760
Property Crimes 37648 37251
Burglary 8973 9170
Larceny 26779 25842
Vehicle Thefts 1896 2239

Aggravated Assault in WV

Year Assault
2006 3770
2007 3702
2008 3657
2009 3962
2010 4586
2011 4483
2012 4538
2013 4203
2014 4358
2015 4729

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