The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Ocean City, MD. These figures on reported criminal activity in Ocean City, MD, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Ocean City, MD is 491% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Maryland, and when compared with the national average, is 474% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Ocean City, MD has 168% higher than violent crime rate than Maryland average, while remaining 227% higher than the national average. In property crime, Ocean City, MD is 558% higher than the average of Maryland and is 513% higher than the national average.