Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Oklahoma

Oklahoma has a population of 3,918,137. In the year 2020, 29 people were killed by police in Oklahoma, that number decreased 19.44% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #12 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #2 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 10.4 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 7.21%. You are 25.78 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Oklahoma.

Oklahoma

Police Killings

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  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 36
  • 24
  • 12
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 3,918,137
Black Population 282,622
Black Population % 7.21%
White Population 2,586,110
White Population % 66.0%
Hispanic Population 407,521
Hispanic Population % 10.4%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 214
Blacks killed by police 51
Whites killed by police 126
Hispanics killed by police 18
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 466.1 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 931.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 15.6%
Most dangerous city Shawnee