Reported Annual Crime In Colchester

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleColchester/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,562 (estimate)1,9982,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleColchester/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a23.341.7
Robberyn/an/an/a78.498.0
Assaultn/an/an/a123.4248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)178 (estimate)228383
Burglaryn/an/an/a247.8430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,318.51,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.7237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,384 (estimate)1,7702,362

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The Colchester crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Colchester as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Colchester crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Colchester is 43% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.28 daily crimes that occur in Colchester.
  • Colchester is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Colchester you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Colchester has increased by 3%.

Compare Colchester, CT Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Colchester (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Colchester (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Colchester

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Colchester is 1 in 561
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Colchester is 1 in 73
The chance of being a victim of crime in Colchester is 1 in 65

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

Colchester police department

ItemColchesterConnecticutNational
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
Connecticut5,691171222
There are a total of 5,691 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 171 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
East Hampton, CT2,69339475513
Chester Center, CT1,98674572645
South Coventry, CT1,14276591668
Higganum, CT1,74578608687
Deep River Center, CT2,32183648732
Moodus, CT1,20291704795
Gales Ferry, CT1,00592715807
Colchester, CT4,4751781,3841,562

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Greendale, IN4,4752391,4451,683
Clintonville, WI4,4751375,0245,161
Hawaiian Ocean View, HI4,4772612,9403,201
Brookridge, FL4,4773622,2262,588
Elko New Market, MN4,472214264
Colchester, CT4,4751781,3841,562
Source: The Colchester, CT 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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