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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 85%
Property crime 6%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrigantine/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime162n/a (estimate)1,8911,3542,346
Murder1n/a11.73.76.5
Rape0n/a0.014.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.049.473.9
Assault4n/a46.7127.9279.7
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)58195388
Burglary23n/a268.5146.2314.2
Theft120n/a1,400.9896.31,398.0
Vehicle theft14n/a163.4115.7246.0
Property crime157n/a (estimate)1,8331,1581,958

Key findings

  • Brigantine crime rates are 19% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brigantine are 85% lower than the national average
  • In Brigantine you have a 1 in 53 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brigantine is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brigantine has decreased by 1%

Brigantine crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Brigantine (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Brigantine, NJ per 100,000 people. In Brigantine, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.40 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.24 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Brigantine is 3.35 times less than the New Jersey average and 6.64 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Brigantine has a daily crime rate that is 1.58 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.07 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Brigantine (higher is better)

      How safe is Brigantine, New Jersey compared to other cities in New Jersey and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Brigantine is safer than 28% of the cities in New Jersey and 58% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in New Jersey and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Brigantine. Overall, Brigantine is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brigantine

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brigantine is 1 in 1714
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brigantine is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brigantine is 1 in 53
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Brigantine, New Jersey? If you reside in Brigantine, then there is a 1 in 1714 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 55. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 53 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Brigantine.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Brigantine, NJ is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Brigantine has increased by 383%, while the property crime rate in Brigantine has decreased by 4% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Brigantine has decreased by 1% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Brigantine police department

      ItemBrigantineNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4514,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.75.73.3
      There are a total of 45 Brigantine police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16.1% less than the New Jersey average and 45.9% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in New Jersey

      StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
      New Jersey4,53954266
      There are a total of 4,539 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 54 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 80% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Beach Haven, NJ2,25031182212
      Linwood, NJ7,00915378393
      Port Republic, NJ1,00465387452
      Tuckerton, NJ3,367383412795
      Northfield, NJ8,5370915915
      Longport, NJ1,0060946946
      Smithville, NJ6,8661971,1721,370
      Brigantine, NJ9,239581,8331,891

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Little River, SC9,2393741,9152,288
      Groton, CT9,2402601,0501,309
      Economy, PA9,24022967989
      East Rutherford, NJ9,236921,2491,341
      Midway City, CA9,2354752,2972,771
      Brigantine, NJ9,239581,8331,891
      Source: The Brigantine, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.