When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Waltham, MA. All reported Waltham, MA 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 Waltham, MA overall crime rate is 36% lower than in comparison to the Massachusetts average; and is also 56% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Waltham, MA, the rate is 59% lower than compared to the Massachusetts average, and 60% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Waltham, MA comes in at 31% lower than to the average seen in Massachusetts, and 56% lower than the overall national average.