Charleston, WV Analytics

May recorded 348 crime incidents.

April recorded 298 crime incidents.

March recorded 353 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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Crime Types

  • Theft: 291
  • Arrest: 196
  • Assault: 184
  • Burglary: 133
  • Vandalism: 88
  • Other: 53
  • Shooting: 35
  • Robbery: 16
  • Arson: 3

Crime by Month

In the past three months, March had the most number of crimes in Charleston, West Virginia.

March had about 1% more crime than April, with March producing 55 more crimes than April.

March had about 1% more crime than May, with March producing 5 more crimes than May.

Most Committed Crimes in Charleston, West Virginia

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 29% of crime in Charleston, West Virginia.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 84% of violent crime in Charleston, West Virginia.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 68% of property crime in Charleston, West Virginia.

Reported Shootings in Charleston, West Virginia

We recorded 35 shootings over a three month period in Charleston, West Virginia. That's an average of about 11.667 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 14, followed by April with 12 shootings, and March with 9 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.