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Reported Annual Crime In Mount Vernon

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMount Vernon/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,956 (estimate)2,7572,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMount Vernon/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a29.240.4
Robberyn/an/an/a171.0102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a263.8248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)677 (estimate)472386
Burglaryn/an/an/a410.4468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,677.41,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a196.7236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,278 (estimate)2,2852,451

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Mount Vernon is 39% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.84 daily crimes that occur in Mount Vernon.
  • Mount Vernon is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mount Vernon you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mount Vernon has increased by 5%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mount Vernon

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mount Vernon is 1 in 148
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mount Vernon is 1 in 31
The chance of being a victim of crime in Mount Vernon is 1 in 26

Year Over Year Crime In Mount Vernon (per 100,000 people)

Mount Vernon police department

ItemMount VernonMarylandNational
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.

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Hebron, MD1,1922431,1761,419
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Nanticoke, MD4435932,8713,464
Bivalve, MD3816002,9033,502
Tyaskin, MD1736182,9913,609
Chance, MD2616523,1553,807
West Pocomoke, MD4176733,2563,929
Mount Vernon, MD7876773,2783,956

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Sharpsburg, MD7876613,2003,862
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Mount Vernon, MD7876773,2783,956
Source: The Mount Vernon, MD crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.