Reported Annual Crime In Germantown

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGermantown/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,977 (estimate)2,7232,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGermantown/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a9.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a27.941.7
Robberyn/an/an/a185.198.0
Assaultn/an/an/a278.2248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)547 (estimate)500383
Burglaryn/an/an/a388.4430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,609.71,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a224.2237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,430 (estimate)2,2222,362
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The Germantown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Germantown 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 Germantown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Germantown is 8% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.16 daily crimes that occur in Germantown.
  • Germantown is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Germantown you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Germantown has decreased by 4%.

Compare Germantown, MD Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Germantown (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Germantown (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Germantown

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Germantown is 1 in 183
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Germantown is 1 in 42
The chance of being a victim of crime in Germantown is 1 in 34

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

Germantown police department

ItemGermantownMarylandNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,343558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.33.3

Sex offenders in Maryland

StateTotal offendersMaryland /100KNational /100K
Maryland8,157149222
There are a total of 8,157 sex offenders in Maryland. This yields a total of 149 sex offenders in Maryland per 100,000 residents which is 33% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Moorefield Station, VA1,31436314351
Somerset, MD1,21570312382
Garrett Park, MD1,05870312382
Cabin John, MD1,95870312382
Chevy Chase town, MD2,94878349427
Kensington, MD2,11178349427
Derwood, MD2,01281360441
Germantown, MD90,4945472,4302,977

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Longmont, CO90,7193522,4672,819
Plantation, FL90,8782463,2843,530
Santa Barbara, CA90,9224082,7013,109
Sunrise, FL91,1772272,9233,150
Greenville, NC89,7456243,6644,288
Germantown, MD90,4945472,4302,977
Source: The Germantown, MD 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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