Berlin, CT
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Berlin, CT crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Berlin has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Berlin is 1 in 69. How does Berlin fare compared to other communities in Connecticut of all population sizes? Berlin's crime rate is lower than approximately 34% of Connecticut communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Berlin has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Berlin is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Berlin does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Berlin.

For Berlin, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Berlin than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1362, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Berlin's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Berlin a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Berlin is one in 73.

Berlin Crime Data

 

Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Berlin Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

281

296

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.73

13.75

14.49

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Berlin 0.73
Connecticut 2.07

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,362

in Berlin

1 in 482

in Connecticut

Berlin VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 20,432
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 4 9
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.20 0.44

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Berlin 13.75
Connecticut 16.81

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Berlin

1 in 59

in Connecticut

Berlin Property CRIMES

Population: 20,432
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 215 35
Rate per 1,000 1.52 10.52 1.71

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Berlin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Berlin 11
Connecticut 19