Reported Annual Crime In Brookings

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 peopleBrookings/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime152n/a (estimate)2,3553,1802,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrookings/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.05.0
Rape6n/a93.047.142.6
Robbery1n/a15.560.886.2
Assault24n/a371.9175.6246.8
Violent crime31n/a (estimate)480286381
Burglary20n/a309.9389.1376.0
Theft88n/a1,363.72,109.91,594.6
Vehicle theft13n/a201.5395.1228.9
Property crime121n/a (estimate)1,8752,8942,200
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Brookings, OR 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 26% lower than the average of crimes committed in Oregon. It is also 9% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Brookings, OR shows a crime rate that is 68% higher than the Oregon average. The crime rate is also 26% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Brookings, OR is shown to be 35% lower than the Oregon average and 15% lower than the national average.

Brookings crime map

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Brookings is 9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.45 daily crimes that occur in Brookings.
  • Brookings is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Brookings you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Brookings has increased by 189%.

Compare Brookings, OR Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Brookings (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Brookings, OR on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Oregon. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Brookings, OR (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Oregon state wide, are 1.35 times less than the state average and 1.10 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Brookings, OR on a daily bases are 1.68 times more than than Oregon average and 1.26 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Brookings, OR are 1.54 times less than the daily state average and 1.17 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Brookings (higher is better)

How safe is Brookings, OR compared to other cities in Oregon and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Brookings, OR is safer than 47% of the cities in Oregon and 41% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Oregon and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Brookings, OR. Overall, Brookings, OR is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brookings

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brookings is 1 in 209
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brookings is 1 in 54
The chance of being a victim of crime in Brookings is 1 in 43
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Brookings, OR? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Brookings, OR, then there is a 1 in 209 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. 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 54. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 43 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Brookings, OR.

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

A good indicator of whether Brookings, OR is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Brookings, OR has increased by 943%, while the property crime rate in Brookings, OR has increased by 144% year over year. The number of total crimes in Brookings, OR has increased by 189% year over year.

Brookings police department

ItemBrookingsOregonNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)205,156558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.12.23.3
There are a total of 20 Brookings police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41% greater than the Oregon average and 3.9% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Oregon

StateTotal offendersOregon /100KNational /100K
Oregon88324266
There are a total of 883 sex offenders in Oregon. This yields a total of 24 sex offenders in Oregon per 100,000 residents which is 91% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fort Dick, CA8305813,0933,674
Smith River, CA8276663,5454,210
Brookings, OR6,3904801,8752,355

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Seneca Falls, NY6,3904171,7152,131
Cheverly, MD6,3903222,0102,332
Iowa Park, TX6,390142598740
Edinboro, PA6,393689661,034
Wollochet, WA6,3861121,0611,173
Brookings, OR6,3904801,8752,355
Source: The Brookings, OR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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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