Brook Park, OH
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Brook Park, OH 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 Brook Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 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 Brook Park is 1 in 45. Based on FBI crime data, Brook Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Ohio, Brook Park has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Brook Park compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Brook Park with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Brook Park's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Brook Park 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 Brook Park.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Brook Park's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Brook Park is one in 570.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Brook Park's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Brook Park 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 Brook Park is one in 49.

Brook Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Brook Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

33

387

420

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.75

20.58

22.33

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brook Park 1.75
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 570

in Brook Park

1 in 343

in Ohio

Brook Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,809
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
Brook Park 20.58
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Brook Park

1 in 39

in Ohio

Brook Park Property CRIMES

Population: 18,809
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

Brook Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Brook Park 56
Ohio 33