Reported Annual Crime In New Britain

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNew Britain/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,337n/a (estimate)3,2142,0352,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNew Britain/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a1.42.25.3
Rape47n/a64.621.340.4
Robbery73n/a100.475.6102.8
Assault95n/a130.6128.0248.5
Violent crime216n/a (estimate)297227386
Burglary401n/a551.4280.9468.9
Theft1,257n/a1,728.61,328.51,745.0
Vehicle theft463n/a636.7198.7236.9
Property crime2,121n/a (estimate)2,9171,8082,451
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in New Britain, CT. The total number of reported crimes in New Britain, CT is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall New Britain, CT crime rate is 58% higher than the Connecticut average and is 13% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, New Britain, CT has a violent crime rate that is 31% higher than the Connecticut average and 23% lower than the national average. For property crime, New Britain, CT is 61% higher than the Connecticut average and 19% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in New Britain is 13% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.8 daily crimes that occur in New Britain.
  • New Britain is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In New Britain you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in New Britain has decreased by 1%.

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Daily Crime In New Britain (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in New Britain, CT is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Connecticut and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for New Britain, CT are 1.58 times more than the Connecticut average and 1.13 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in New Britain, CT are 1.31 times more than than Connecticut and 1.30 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in New Britain, CT are 1.61 times more than than Connecticut and 1.19 times more than the national average.

How Safe is New Britain (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the New Britain, CT area in comparison to other Connecticut communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show New Britain, CT being safer than 13% of cities in Connecticut and 33% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Connecticut cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to New Britain, CT. In conclusion, New Britain, CT now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in New Britain

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in New Britain is 1 in 337
The chance of being a victim of property crime in New Britain is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in New Britain is 1 in 32
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in New Britain, CT? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In New Britain, CT, you have a 1 in 337 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 35. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in New Britain, CT is 1 in 32.

Year Over Year Crime In New Britain (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether New Britain, CT is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in New Britain, CT has decreased by 21% and the rate of property crime in New Britain, CT has increased by 2%. The total crime rate in New Britain, CT has decreased by 1% year to year.

New Britain police department

ItemNew BritainConnecticutNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1395,593558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.63.3
There are a total of 139 New Britain police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 27.3% less than the Connecticut average and 41.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Connecticut

StateTotal offendersConnecticut /100KNational /100K
Connecticut5,691171222
There are a total of 5,691 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 171 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
West Simsbury, CT2,35441329370
Canton Valley, CT1,50070560630
Durham, CT2,68772573645
Weatogue, CT3,17980640720
Lake Pocotopaug, CT3,41583659742
Higganum, CT1,74583660743
Collinsville, CT3,69397772869
New Britain, CT72,8762972,9173,214

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Rochester Hills, MI72,98772737809
Boynton Beach, FL72,7486594,7545,412
Atascocita, TX72,7133952,5152,910
Southfield, MI73,0552662,9393,204
Centreville, VA73,0841491,2661,415
New Britain, CT72,8762972,9173,214
Source: The New Britain, CT 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.