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Total crime 62%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 59%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrentwood/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime412n/a (estimate)9533,2482,489
Murder0n/a0.07.35.0
Rape12n/a27.841.242.6
Robbery12n/a27.890.181.6
Assault14n/a32.4456.7250.2
Violent crime38n/a (estimate)88595379
Burglary38n/a87.9437.4340.5
Theft318n/a735.81,934.41,549.5
Vehicle theft18n/a41.7280.9219.9
Property crime374n/a (estimate)8652,6532,110

Key findings

  • Brentwood crime rates are 62% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brentwood are 77% lower than the national average
  • In Brentwood you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brentwood is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brentwood has decreased by 5%

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The Brentwood crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Brentwood 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 Brentwood crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Brentwood (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Brentwood for every 100,000 residents. The Brentwood total amount of daily crime is 3.41 times less than the Tennessee average and 2.61 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Brentwood, is 6.77 times less than the Tennessee average, and it is 4.31 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Brentwood has a daily crime average that is 3.07 times less than the Tennessee average and 2.44 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Brentwood (higher is better)

      Is Brentwood safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Tennessee as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Brentwood to other cities in the state and across the country, Brentwood is 82% safer than other cities of Tennessee and 77% safer than other cities in the nation. Brentwood has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brentwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brentwood is 1 in 1138
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brentwood is 1 in 116
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brentwood is 1 in 105
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Brentwood? In Brentwood, TN you have a 1 in 1138 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 116 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Brentwood.

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

      A good indicator of whether Brentwood is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Brentwood has increased by 10%, while the property crime rate in Brentwood has decreased by 7% year over year. The number of total crimes in Brentwood has decreased by 5% year over year.

      Brentwood police department

      ItemBrentwoodTennesseeNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7111,551558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.63.3
      There are a total of 71 Brentwood police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 48.4% less than the Tennessee average and 43.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Tennessee

      StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
      Tennessee24,578412266
      There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rural Hill, TN1,737132589721
      Oak Hill, TN4,686155689844
      Forest Hills, TN4,999155689844
      Belle Meade, TN2,70435938973
      Nolensville, TN6,7241699911,159
      Franklin, TN70,6251651,1091,274
      Green Hill, TN7,0793551,5851,940
      Brentwood, TN40,87388865953

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Coram, NY40,8993681,4061,773
      Mankato, MN40,9002563,4043,660
      Cedar Falls, IA40,8282061,9692,175
      Campbell, CA40,7882083,1783,387
      Wilkes-Barre, PA40,9645942,0922,687
      Brentwood, TN40,87388865953
      Source: The Brentwood, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.