Reported Annual Crime In Melwood

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMelwood/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,224 (estimate)2,5022,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMelwood/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.15.0
Rapen/an/an/a32.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a160.886.2
Assaultn/an/an/a267.0246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)229 (estimate)469381
Burglaryn/an/an/a312.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,519.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a200.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)995 (estimate)2,0332,200

Melwood crime map

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Melwood is 53% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.35 daily crimes that occur in Melwood.
  • Melwood is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Melwood you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Melwood has decreased by 9%.

Compare Melwood, MD Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Melwood (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Melwood (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Melwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Melwood is 1 in 436
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Melwood is 1 in 101
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Melwood is 1 in 82

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

      Melwood police department

      ItemMelwoodMarylandNational
      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
      Maryland7,370135266
      There are a total of 7,370 sex offenders in Maryland. This yields a total of 135 sex offenders in Maryland per 100,000 residents which is 49% less than the national average.

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      Somerset, MD1,21566285351
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      Owings, MD2,615111483594
      Belle Haven, VA6,70565542607
      Friendship Heights Village, MD4,730122528650
      Melwood, MD3,2392299951,224

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      Ripley, WV3,239142729871
      Mauriceville, TX3,2392401,3831,624
      Denmark, SC3,2383113,0043,315
      Strathmore, CA3,2403411,8132,154
      La Vale, MD3,2372911,2631,555
      Melwood, MD3,2392299951,224
      Source: The Melwood, MD 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.