Randallstown, MD
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Randallstown, MD crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

The crime rate in Randallstown is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Randallstown is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Randallstown is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Maryland, Randallstown has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Randallstown to other communities of similar population, then Randallstown crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Randallstown does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Randallstown 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 Randallstown.

For Randallstown, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Randallstown is one in 170.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Randallstown's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Randallstown 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 Randallstown is one in 35.

Importantly, we found that Randallstown has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Randallstown is one in 383.

Randallstown Crime Data

 

Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Randallstown Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

196

942

1,138

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.88

28.28

34.16

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Randallstown 5.88
Maryland 4.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 170

in Randallstown

1 in 219

in Maryland

Randallstown VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,312
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Randallstown 28.28
Maryland 23.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 35

in Randallstown

1 in 43

in Maryland

Randallstown Property CRIMES

Population: 33,312
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Randallstown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Randallstown 111
Maryland 57