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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 81%
Property crime 56%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNew Milford/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime283n/a (estimate)1,0501,8882,580
Murder2n/a7.42.35.0
Rape5n/a18.523.542.6
Robbery1n/a3.761.486.2
Assault12n/a44.5120.2246.8
Violent crime20n/a (estimate)74207381
Burglary5n/a18.5222.5376.0
Theft246n/a912.61,251.81,594.6
Vehicle theft12n/a44.5206.7228.9
Property crime263n/a (estimate)9761,6812,200

Key findings

  • New Milford crime rates are 59% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in New Milford are 81% lower than the national average
  • In New Milford you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • New Milford is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in New Milford has decreased by 5%

New Milford crime map

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

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

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in New Milford, per 100,000 residents. In New Milford, the total number of daily crimes is 1.80 times less than the Connecticut average and 2.46 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in New Milford are 2.80 times less than the Connecticut average and 5.13 times less than the national average. For property crime, New Milford has a daily crime rate that is 1.72 times less than the Connecticut average and 2.25 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is New Milford (higher is better)

      How safe is New Milford, Connecticut compared to other cities in Connecticut and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that New Milford is safer than 75% of the cities in Connecticut and 79% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Connecticut and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than New Milford. Overall, New Milford is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in New Milford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in New Milford is 1 in 1348
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in New Milford is 1 in 103
      The chance of being a victim of crime in New Milford is 1 in 96
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In New Milford, Connecticut you have a 1 in 1348 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 103 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of crime in New Milford.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether New Milford is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in New Milford has decreased by 23% and the rate of property crime in New Milford has decreased by 3%. The total crime rate in New Milford has decreased by 5% year to year.

      New Milford police department

      ItemNew MilfordConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)635,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.63.3
      There are a total of 63 New Milford police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.7% less than the Connecticut average and 30.9% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Connecticut

      StateTotal offendersConnecticut /100KNational /100K
      Connecticut6,088184266
      There are a total of 6,088 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 184 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 31% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Peach Lake, NY1,57374303377
      Millbrook, NY1,49182338420
      Brewster, NY2,29484337422
      Newtown, CT2,00921435457
      Litchfield, CT1,32955450505
      Brewster Hill, NY1,412107442549
      Bethlehem Village, CT1,85266533598
      New Milford, CT7,080749761,050

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Green Hill, TN7,0793731,6882,060
      Bellbrook, OH7,08283717799
      New London, WI7,0852548751,129
      Withamsville, OH7,0872161,6801,896
      East Hills, NY7,072114468582
      New Milford, CT7,080749761,050
      Source: The New Milford, CT 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.