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Total crime 117%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 138%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMaplewood/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,238n/a (estimate)5,4142,3152,489
Murder1n/a2.42.15.0
Rape18n/a43.543.442.6
Robbery32n/a77.455.881.6
Assault107n/a258.8135.1250.2
Violent crime158n/a (estimate)382236379
Burglary276n/a667.6282.4340.5
Theft1,627n/a3,935.61,597.51,549.5
Vehicle theft177n/a428.1198.9219.9
Property crime2,080n/a (estimate)5,0312,0792,110

Key findings

  • Maplewood crime rates are 117% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Maplewood are 1% higher than the national average
  • In Maplewood you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Maplewood is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Maplewood has increased by 15%

Maplewood crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Maplewood (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Maplewood on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Minnesota and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Maplewood (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Minnesota, are 2.34 times more than the state average and 2.17 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Maplewood on a daily basis are 1.62 times more than than Minnesota average and 1.01 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Maplewood are 2.42 times more than the daily state average and 2.38 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Maplewood (higher is better)

      How safe is Maplewood, Minnesota compared to other cities in Minnesota and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Maplewood is safer than 4% of the cities in Minnesota and 15% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Minnesota and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Maplewood. Overall, Maplewood is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Maplewood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Maplewood is 1 in 262
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Maplewood is 1 in 20
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Maplewood is 1 in 19
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Maplewood? In Maplewood, MN you have a 1 in 262 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Maplewood.

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

      Determining whether Maplewood is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Maplewood violent crime rates have increased by 75%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 12% year over year. Total crimes for Maplewood has increased by 15% in the same time frame.

      Maplewood police department

      ItemMaplewoodMinnesotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)577,759558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.51.83.3
      There are a total of 57 Maplewood police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.3% less than the Minnesota average and 54.7% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Hudson, WI3,81052236288
      Dellwood, MN1,20633292325
      Afton, MN2,95137326363
      Bayport, MN3,60426496522
      North Oaks, MN4,83261540601
      Grant, MN4,13461540601
      Lakeland, MN1,84768597664
      Maplewood, MN39,6783825,0315,414

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Woodlawn, MD39,6856202,6623,282
      Shakopee, MN39,6561931,7781,972
      Bullhead City, AZ39,6533183,3363,654
      Hilton Head Island, SC39,6512211,2701,491
      Romeoville, IL39,7391971,0151,212
      Maplewood, MN39,6783825,0315,414
      Source: The Maplewood, MN 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.