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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 85%
Property crime 68%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNew Milford/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime196n/a (estimate)7301,6102,489
Murder0n/a0.02.95.0
Rape9n/a33.521.642.6
Robbery0n/a0.054.181.6
Assault6n/a22.4105.0250.2
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)56184379
Burglary2n/a7.5180.7340.5
Theft173n/a644.71,078.71,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a22.4167.3219.9
Property crime181n/a (estimate)6741,4272,110

Key findings

  • New Milford crime rates are 71% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in New Milford are 85% lower than the national average
  • In New Milford you have a 1 in 137 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • New Milford is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in New Milford has decreased by 30%

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 2.20 times less than the Connecticut average and 3.41 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in New Milford are 3.28 times less than the Connecticut average and 6.79 times less than the national average. For property crime, New Milford has a daily crime rate that is 2.12 times less than the Connecticut average and 3.13 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 82% of the cities in Connecticut and 85% 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 1790
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in New Milford is 1 in 149
      The chance of being a victim of crime in New Milford is 1 in 137
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In New Milford, Connecticut you have a 1 in 1790 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 149 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 137 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 24% and the rate of property crime in New Milford has decreased by 31%. The total crime rate in New Milford has decreased by 30% 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
      Brewster, NY2,2940213213
      Newtown, CT2,00922205227
      Peach Lake, NY1,57376289365
      Millbrook, NY1,49184322406
      Litchfield, CT1,32949382431
      Bethlehem Village, CT1,85258452510
      Brewster Hill, NY1,412110421531
      New Milford, CT7,08056674730

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Green Hill, TN7,0793551,5851,940
      Bellbrook, OH7,0820491491
      New London, WI7,085981,7001,798
      Withamsville, OH7,0872261,5871,813
      East Hills, NY7,072117447563
      New Milford, CT7,08056674730
      Source: The New Milford, CT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.