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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 10%
Property crime 36%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBrownsville/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,001 (estimate)2,4022,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.46.5
Rapen/an/an/a39.138.4
Robberyn/an/an/a68.573.9
Assaultn/an/an/a166.5279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)347 (estimate)278388
Burglaryn/an/an/a307.0314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,567.81,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a250.0246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,654 (estimate)2,1251,958

Key findings

  • Brownsville crime rates are 28% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brownsville are 10% lower than the national average
  • In Brownsville you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brownsville is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brownsville has increased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Brownsville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brownsville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brownsville is 1 in 289
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brownsville is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brownsville is 1 in 34

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

      Brownsville police department

      ItemBrownsvilleMinnesotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,759558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Minnesota

      StateTotal offendersMinnesota /100KNational /100K
      Minnesota1,28326266
      There are a total of 1,283 sex offenders in Minnesota. This yields a total of 26 sex offenders in Minnesota per 100,000 residents which is 90% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Hokah, MN539000
      Caledonia, MN2,799000
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      Houston, MN1,0520208208
      West Salem, WI4,949199615814
      French Island, WI4,3922181,0011,218
      La Crescent, MN4,808801,6351,715
      Brownsville, MN5663472,6543,001

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      Perrinton, MI5667092,0192,728
      Dorchester, NE5664042,3102,714
      New Stuyahok, AK5661,3543,6525,006
      Chazy, NY5665061,9622,468
      Glen St. Mary, FL5665732,6383,211
      Brownsville, MN5663472,6543,001
      Source: The Brownsville, MN 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.