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Total crime 78%
Violent crime 69%
Property crime 80%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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 peopleHarwich Center/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)540 (estimate)1,5072,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a32.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a241.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)117 (estimate)328379
Burglaryn/an/an/a179.0340.5
Theftn/an/an/a911.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a89.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)422 (estimate)1,1802,110

Key findings

  • Harwich Center crime rates are 78% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Harwich Center are 69% lower than the national average
  • In Harwich Center you have a 1 in 186 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Harwich Center is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Harwich Center has decreased by 6%

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

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      Daily Crime In Harwich Center (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harwich Center

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harwich Center is 1 in 852
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harwich Center is 1 in 237
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Harwich Center is 1 in 186

      Year Over Year Crime In Harwich Center (per 100,000 people)

      Harwich Center police department

      ItemHarwich CenterMassachusettsNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,659558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.3

      Sex offenders in Massachusetts

      StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
      Massachusetts4,55172266
      There are a total of 4,551 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 72 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      West Chatham, MA1,45194337431
      Harwich Port, MA1,72195340434
      East Dennis, MA2,824102365467
      North Eastham, MA1,742107386493
      West Dennis, MA2,474109391500
      Dennis Port, MA2,680137494631
      Brewster, MA2,088257391648
      Harwich Center, MA1,423117422540

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      Marthasville, MO1,4231921,0221,214
      Bunkerville, NV1,4232391,1211,360
      Oak Leaf, TX1,42382466548
      South Taft, CA1,4232481,3091,556
      Bell Acres, PA1,4220505505
      Harwich Center, MA1,423117422540
      Source: The Harwich Center, MA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.