Lakeville, MA
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Lakeville, MA crime analytics


Lakeville has an overall crime rate of 13 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 Lakeville is 1 in 78. How does Lakeville fare compared to other communities in Massachusetts of all population sizes? Lakeville's crime rate is lower than approximately 42% of Massachusetts communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Lakeville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Lakeville 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 Lakeville 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 Lakeville.

For Lakeville, 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 Lakeville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1260, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Lakeville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Lakeville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Lakeville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

137

146

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.79

12.08

12.88

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lakeville 0.79
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,260

in Lakeville

1 in 256

in Massachusetts
Lakeville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,338
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.18 0.00 0.62
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lakeville 12.08
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 83

in Lakeville

1 in 59

in Massachusetts
Lakeville Property CRIMES
Population: 11,338
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 67 66 4
Rate per 1,000 5.91 5.82 0.35
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Lakeville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lakeville 5
Massachusetts 27