Brecksville, OH 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Brecksville is safer than 89% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Ohio, only on the order of 11% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Brecksville. If you live in Brecksville, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 262. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 40.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Brecksville, and we found that the crime rate in Brecksville is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Brecksville is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Brecksville, 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 Brecksville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1360, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Brecksville compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Brecksville is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Brecksville is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Brecksville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

89

(100 is safest)


Safer than 89% of U.S. Cities

Brecksville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

42

52

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.74

3.09

3.82

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.74
2.93
National Median: 4
    Brecksville
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,360

in Brecksville

1 in 341

in Ohio

Brecksville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 13,604
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
3.09
20.56
National Median: 21
    Brecksville
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 324

in Brecksville

1 in 49

in Ohio

Brecksville Property CRIMES

Population: 13,604
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Brecksville Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
3
27
National Median: 28.3
    Brecksville
    Ohio