Reported Annual Crime In Brookhaven

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrookhaven/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime118n/a (estimate)1,4592,1282,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrookhaven/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.14.9
Rape0n/a0.033.638.6
Robbery1n/a12.4101.6101.9
Assault4n/a49.5174.8237.8
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)62315373
Burglary15n/a185.5309.8491.4
Theft90n/a1,112.91,408.21,775.4
Vehicle theft8n/a98.994.8220.2
Property crime113n/a (estimate)1,3971,8132,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Brookhaven, PA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Brookhaven, PA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Brookhaven, PA crime rates are 31% lower than in comparison to the Pennsylvania mean and are 49% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Brookhaven, PA has a rate that is 80% lower than the Pennsylvania average; compared to the United States, it is 83% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Brookhaven, PA is 23% lower than its state's mean, and 44% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Brookhaven is 49% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4 daily crimes that occur in Brookhaven.
  • Brookhaven is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Brookhaven you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Brookhaven has decreased by 20%.

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Daily Crime In Brookhaven (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Brookhaven, PA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Pennsylvania and on a national level. In Brookhaven, PA the total number of daily crimes is 1.46 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 1.96 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Brookhaven, PA is 5.10 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 6.03 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Brookhaven, PA has a daily crime rate that is 1.30 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 1.78 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Brookhaven (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Brookhaven, PA compared to every other city in Pennsylvania as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Brookhaven, PA ranks safer than 67% of every city located within Pennsylvania along with 78% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Pennsylvania and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Brookhaven, PA. As a result, Brookhaven, PA is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brookhaven

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 1618
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 72
The chance of being a victim of crime in Brookhaven is 1 in 69
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Brookhaven, PA? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Brookhaven, PA, then there is a 1 in 1618 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 72. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 69 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Brookhaven, PA.

Year Over Year Crime In Brookhaven (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Brookhaven, PA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Brookhaven, PA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 61% in Brookhaven, PA, while property crimes in Brookhaven, PA have decreased by 16%. Crimes in total for Brookhaven, PA have decreased by 20% year over year.

Brookhaven police department

ItemBrookhavenPennsylvaniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)914,701556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.11.83.3
There are a total of 9 Brookhaven police officers. This results in 1.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 38.6% less than the Pennsylvania average and 65.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Pennsylvania17,973146222
There are a total of 17,973 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 146 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Devon, PA1,79044254299
Eagleview, PA2,05249284334
Berwyn, PA3,22260345405
Chester Heights, PA2,56864368432
Greenville, DE2,28678422500
Brookhaven, PA8,045621,3971,459

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Kenilworth, NJ8,045491,7211,769
Geneseo, NY8,0435092,1502,659
Fair Plain, MI8,0434432,0072,450
Brentwood, MO8,0482114,1414,353
Wilmington Manor, DE8,0495442,9353,480
Brookhaven, PA8,045621,3971,459
Source: The Brookhaven, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.