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Total crime 156%
Violent crime 37%
Property crime 179%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMaplewood/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime486n/a (estimate)6,0033,0742,346
Murder0n/a0.011.86.5
Rape2n/a24.743.338.4
Robbery10n/a123.574.473.9
Assault31n/a382.9413.3279.7
Violent crime43n/a (estimate)531543388
Burglary59n/a728.8378.8314.2
Theft341n/a4,212.01,759.11,398.0
Vehicle theft43n/a531.1393.2246.0
Property crime443n/a (estimate)5,4722,5311,958

Key findings

  • Maplewood crime rates are 156% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Maplewood are 37% higher than the national average
  • In Maplewood you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Maplewood is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Maplewood has decreased by 21%

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 bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Maplewood for every 100,000 residents. The Maplewood total amount of daily crime is 1.95 times more than the Missouri average and 2.56 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Maplewood, is 1.02 times less than the Missouri average, and it is 1.37 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Maplewood has a daily crime average that is 2.16 times more than the Missouri average and 2.79 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Maplewood (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Maplewood to every other city in Missouri, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Maplewood safe? The gauges above illustrate that Maplewood is safer than 14% of every city located within Missouri along with 9% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Missouri and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Maplewood, MO is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Maplewood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Maplewood is 1 in 189
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Maplewood is 1 in 19
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Maplewood is 1 in 17
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Maplewood, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 189. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 19 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Maplewood is 1 in 17.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Maplewood is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Maplewood has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 65% in Maplewood, while property crimes in Maplewood have decreased by 25%. Total crime has decreased by 21% year over year.

      Maplewood police department

      ItemMaplewoodMissouriNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3312,115558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.13.73.3
      There are a total of 33 Maplewood police officers. This results in 4.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.7% greater than the Missouri average and 25.9% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Missouri

      StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
      Missouri19,657344266
      There are a total of 19,657 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Oakland, MO1,64976355431
      Grantwood Village, MO1,01376355431
      Clarkson Valley, MO2,63838499538
      Lakeshire, MO1,641217434650
      Glendale, MO5,91734717751
      Columbia, IL10,193162591753
      Webster Groves, MO23,111109717826
      Maplewood, MO7,9485315,4726,003

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      West Long Branch, NJ7,947251,2981,323
      Skidaway Island, GA7,950140704845
      Venice Gardens, FL7,9503391,5641,903
      Wellington, KS7,9503423,2993,641
      St. Johns, MI7,951126679805
      Maplewood, MO7,9485315,4726,003
      Source: The Maplewood, MO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.