Reported Annual Crime In Berlin

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBerlin/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime87n/a (estimate)1,8802,7232,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBerlin/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.09.05.3
Rape0n/a0.027.941.7
Robbery2n/a43.2185.198.0
Assault0n/a0.0278.2248.9
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)43500383
Burglary5n/a108.0388.4430.4
Theft80n/a1,728.61,609.71,694.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0224.2237.4
Property crime85n/a (estimate)1,8372,2222,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Berlin, MD is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 31% lower than the average of crimes committed in Maryland. It is also 32% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Berlin, MD shows a crime rate that is 91% lower than the Maryland average. The crime rate is also 89% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Berlin, MD is shown to be 17% lower than the Maryland average and 22% lower than the national average.
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The Berlin crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Berlin as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Berlin crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Berlin is 32% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.15 daily crimes that occur in Berlin.
  • Berlin is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Berlin you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Berlin has increased by 21%.

Compare Berlin, MD Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Berlin (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Berlin, MD per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Maryland and on a national scale. In Berlin, MD the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.45 times less than the Maryland average and 1.46 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Berlin, MD is 11.57 times less than the Maryland average and 8.86 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Berlin, MD has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.21 times less than the Maryland average and 1.29 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Berlin (higher is better)

How safe is Berlin, MD compared to other cities in Maryland and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Berlin, MD is safer than 79% of the cities in Maryland and 69% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Maryland and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Berlin, MD. Overall, Berlin, MD is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Berlin

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Berlin is 1 in 2315
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Berlin is 1 in 55
The chance of being a victim of crime in Berlin is 1 in 54
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Berlin, MD? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Berlin, MD you have a 1 in 2315 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Berlin, MD.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Berlin, MD is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Berlin, MD has decreased by 35%, the amount of property crime in Berlin, MD has increased by 23%, and the total amount of crime in Berlin, MD has increased by 21% year to year.

Berlin police department

ItemBerlinMarylandNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)185,343558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.03.33.3
There are a total of 18 Berlin police officers. This results in 4.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19% greater than the Maryland average and 22.1% greater 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
Ocean Pines, MD11,676171669840
Millville, DE1,611147794941
Pittsville, MD1,3352611,1581,419
Frankford, DE8401031,3421,445
Ocean View, DE2,0871891,2751,464
West Ocean City, MD4,1993131,3891,702
Snow Hill, MD2,2082911,6951,985
Berlin, MD4,538431,8371,880

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Centreville, MD4,5381891,3891,578
Cherry Grove, OH4,5391531,2431,396
Highgrove, CA4,5374102,2782,688
Hamilton, MT4,5394643,3343,798
Heeia, HI4,536859611,046
Berlin, MD4,538431,8371,880
Source: The Berlin, MD crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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