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Total crime 89%
Violent crime 91%
Property crime 88%
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 peopleEssex Village/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)296 (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)32 (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)264 (estimate)1,6812,200

Key findings

  • Essex Village crime rates are 89% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Essex Village are 91% lower than the national average
  • In Essex Village you have a 1 in 338 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Essex Village is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Essex Village has decreased by 6%

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

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      Daily Crime In Essex Village (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Essex Village

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Essex Village is 1 in 3080
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Essex Village is 1 in 380
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Essex Village is 1 in 338

      Year Over Year Crime In Essex Village (per 100,000 people)

      Essex Village police department

      ItemEssex VillageConnecticutNational
      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.

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      Madison Center, CT2,40432264296
      Old Saybrook Center, CT1,83045367412
      Saybrook Manor, CT1,19353427480
      Guilford Center, CT2,51754439493
      Westbrook Center, CT2,03664521585
      Chester Center, CT1,98667543610
      Higganum, CT1,74571578649
      Essex Village, CT2,20932264296

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      Summit, MS2,210632,5742,637
      Columbus, MT2,2082442,1512,395
      Snow Hill, MD2,20801,4681,468
      Walnut Hill, TN2,2082491,1261,375
      Albion, IL2,2082271,0871,315
      Essex Village, CT2,20932264296
      Source: The Essex Village, 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.