Reported Annual Crime In Brewer

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 peopleBrewer/100k peopleMaine/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime270n/a (estimate)2,9841,6282,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrewer/100k peopleMaine/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.75.3
Rape0n/a0.035.441.7
Robbery2n/a22.118.698.0
Assault6n/a66.365.3248.9
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)88121394
Burglary7n/a77.4249.6430.4
Theft248n/a2,740.91,198.11,694.4
Vehicle theft7n/a77.459.4237.4
Property crime262n/a (estimate)2,8961,5072,362

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Brewer, ME. All reported Brewer, ME 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 Brewer, ME overall crime rate is 83% higher than in comparison to the Maine average; and is also 8% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Brewer, ME, the rate is 27% lower than compared to the Maine average, and 78% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Brewer, ME comes in at 92% higher than to the average seen in Maine, and 23% higher than the overall national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Brewer is 8% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.18 daily crimes that occur in Brewer.
  • Brewer is safer than 46% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Brewer you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Brewer has increased by 31%.

Compare Brewer, ME Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Brewer (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Brewer, ME for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Maine as well as those across America as a whole. The Brewer, ME total amount of daily offenses is 1.83 times more than the Maine average and 1.08 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Brewer, ME is 1.37 times less than the Maine average, and it is 4.46 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Brewer, ME has a daily crime figure that is 1.92 times more than the Maine average and 1.23 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Brewer (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Brewer, ME compared to other areas of Maine, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Brewer, ME safer than 21% when compared to other Maine cities, and 46% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Maine, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Brewer, ME. At this time, Brewer, ME sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brewer

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brewer is 1 in 1132
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brewer is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Brewer is 1 in 34
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Brewer, ME? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Brewer, ME, you have a 1 in 1132 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 35. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Brewer, ME is 1 in 34.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Brewer, ME 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 Brewer, ME has increased by 105%, the amount of property crime in Brewer, ME has increased by 30%, and the total amount of crime in Brewer, ME has increased by 31% year to year.

Brewer police department

ItemBrewerMaineNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)241,653558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.52.13.3
There are a total of 24 Brewer police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.8% greater than the Maine average and 22.1% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Maine

StateTotal offendersMaine /100KNational /100K
Maine3,169246222
There are a total of 3,169 sex offenders in Maine. This yields a total of 246 sex offenders in Maine per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Winterport, ME1,21139490529
Hampden, ME3,7270733733
Orono, ME9,60179693772
Milford, ME2,16659736795
Old Town, ME7,6551219511,072
Bucksport, ME2,564611,1171,178
Bangor, ME32,4911513,8003,951
Brewer, ME9,284882,8962,984

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pecos, TX9,2851,1811,5582,739
Port Townsend, WA9,2863131,8342,147
Sugar Grove, IL9,2882129731,186
Rockingham, NC9,2896668,3739,039
Morehead City, NC9,2732424,8535,095
Brewer, ME9,284882,8962,984
Source: The Brewer, ME 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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