Crime in Roanoke, Virginia
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Roanoke, VA, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 8. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 4.
Roanoke, VA, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 7. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 4.
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This place needs to be kept a secret as long as po: We moved here about 3 years ago and absolutely love it. We try not to promote it too much because we're afraid what will happen if the secret gets out. There is an art... (read more)Lived here 8 years: I posted about Roanoke on 1/15/07 and I'd like to update. (Side note: I actually live in Vinton, VA - to the east of Roanoke City- in Roanoke County.)
My pros and... (read more)Not much to do for young people: I've lived here 25 years and little has changed for the better. I am contemplating a move due to the lack of cultural and recreational activities, a dwindling education... (read more)Have an opinion about Roanoke? Leave a commentTo See All SperlingViews for Roanoke Click Here