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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 27%
Property crime 3%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrooklyn/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,549 (estimate)1,8882,580
Murdern/an/an/a2.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a23.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a61.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a120.2246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)279 (estimate)207381
Burglaryn/an/an/a222.5376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,251.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a206.7228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,269 (estimate)1,6812,200

Key findings

  • Brooklyn crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brooklyn are 27% lower than the national average
  • In Brooklyn you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brooklyn is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brooklyn has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Brooklyn (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brooklyn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brooklyn is 1 in 358
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brooklyn is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brooklyn is 1 in 40

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

      Brooklyn police department

      ItemBrooklynConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Connecticut

      StateTotal offendersConnecticut /100KNational /100K
      Connecticut6,088184266
      There are a total of 6,088 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 184 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 31% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Woodstock, CT1,24680650730
      Harrisville, RI1,62989678767
      East Brooklyn, CT1,72299807906
      Baltic, CT1,142100815915
      North Grosvenor Dale, CT1,470101824925
      Willimantic, CT17,339164769933
      South Windham, CT1,330103839942
      Brooklyn, CT9062792,2692,549

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Plainview, CA9067223,8464,568
      Henderson, MN9062652,4002,665
      Pleasantville, PA9064372,1292,567
      Morning Sun, IA9063322,2502,583
      Lake Park, GA9052201,4301,650
      Brooklyn, CT9062792,2692,549
      Source: The Brooklyn, CT 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.