Reported Annual Crime In Seat Pleasant

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSeat Pleasant/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime134n/a (estimate)2,7902,7722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSeat Pleasant/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a20.88.64.9
Rape0n/a0.027.738.6
Robbery10n/a208.2164.2101.9
Assault25n/a520.5256.7237.8
Violent crime36n/a (estimate)750457373
Burglary27n/a562.1427.5491.4
Theft56n/a1,165.91,668.51,775.4
Vehicle theft15n/a312.3218.9220.2
Property crime98n/a (estimate)2,0402,3152,487
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Seat Pleasant, MD. All reported Seat Pleasant, MD crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Seat Pleasant, MD overall crime rate is 1% higher than in comparison to the Maryland average; and is also 2% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Seat Pleasant, MD, the rate is 64% higher than compared to the Maryland average, and 101% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Seat Pleasant, MD comes in at 12% lower than to the average seen in Maryland, and 18% lower than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Seat Pleasant is 2% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.64 daily crimes that occur in Seat Pleasant.
  • Seat Pleasant is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Seat Pleasant you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Seat Pleasant has decreased by 14%.

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Daily Crime In Seat Pleasant (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Seat Pleasant, MD for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Maryland as well as those across America as a whole. The Seat Pleasant, MD total amount of daily offenses is 1.01 times more than the Maryland average and 1.02 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Seat Pleasant, MD is 1.64 times more than the Maryland average, and it is 2.01 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Seat Pleasant, MD has a daily crime figure that is 1.13 times less than the Maryland average and 1.22 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Seat Pleasant (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Seat Pleasant, MD compared to other areas of Maryland, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Seat Pleasant, MD safer than 12% when compared to other Maryland cities, and 11% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Maryland, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Seat Pleasant, MD. At this time, Seat Pleasant, MD sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Seat Pleasant

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Seat Pleasant is 1 in 134
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Seat Pleasant is 1 in 50
The chance of being a victim of crime in Seat Pleasant is 1 in 36
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Seat Pleasant, MD? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Seat Pleasant, MD your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 134. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 50 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Seat Pleasant, MD is 1 in 36.

Year Over Year Crime In Seat Pleasant (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Seat Pleasant, MD is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Seat Pleasant, MD 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 increased by 26% in Seat Pleasant, MD, while property crimes in Seat Pleasant, MD have decreased by 23%. Crimes in total for Seat Pleasant, MD have decreased by 14% year over year.

Seat Pleasant police department

ItemSeat PleasantMarylandNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)145,343556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.03.33.3
There are a total of 14 Seat Pleasant police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.3% less than the Maryland average and 7.4% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Maryland

StateTotal offendersMaryland /100KNational /100K
Maryland8,157149222
There are a total of 8,157 sex offenders in Maryland. This yields a total of 149 sex offenders in Maryland per 100,000 residents which is 33% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Brentwood, MD3,10731281312
Kensington, MD1,90964325389
Garrett Park, MD1,09064325389
Somerset, MD1,14864325389
Chevy Chase, MD2,90772363435
Seat Pleasant, MD4,6567502,0402,790

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Westwood, KY4,6551781,7691,947
Briar, TX4,6552681,8452,113
La Grange, TX4,6584061,8592,265
Mount Carmel, OH4,6541961,7331,929
West Milton, OH4,6592171,9232,140
Seat Pleasant, MD4,6567502,0402,790
Source: The Seat Pleasant, MD 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.