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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 82%
Property crime 17%
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 peopleNewington/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime801n/a (estimate)2,6361,8882,580
Murder0n/a0.02.35.0
Rape7n/a23.023.542.6
Robbery6n/a19.761.486.2
Assault8n/a26.3120.2246.8
Violent crime21n/a (estimate)69207381
Burglary48n/a158.0222.5376.0
Theft662n/a2,178.91,251.81,594.6
Vehicle theft70n/a230.4206.7228.9
Property crime780n/a (estimate)2,5671,6812,200

Key findings

  • Newington crime rates are 2% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Newington are 82% lower than the national average
  • In Newington you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Newington is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Newington has decreased by 18%

Newington crime map

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      Daily Crime In Newington (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Newington, Connecticut is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Newington are 1.40 times more than the Connecticut average and 1.02 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Newington are 3.00 times less than than Connecticut and 5.51 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Newington are 1.53 times more than than Connecticut and 1.17 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Newington (higher is better)

      Is Newington safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Connecticut as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Newington to other cities in the state and across the country, Newington is 31% safer than other cities of Connecticut and 48% safer than other cities in the nation. Newington has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Newington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Newington is 1 in 1447
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Newington is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Newington is 1 in 38
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Newington? In Newington, CT you have a 1 in 1447 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 39 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Newington.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Newington is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Newington has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 49% in Newington, while property crimes in Newington have decreased by 17%. Total crime has decreased by 18% year over year.

      Newington police department

      ItemNewingtonConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)645,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 64 Newington police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.8% less than the Connecticut average and 35.8% 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
      West Simsbury, CT2,35434279314
      Weatogue, CT3,17969559628
      Canton Valley, CT1,50070571642
      Higganum, CT1,74571578649
      Durham, CT2,68773590662
      Portland, CT5,60775642717
      Moodus, CT1,20282668751
      Newington, CT30,590692,5672,636

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Statesboro, GA30,5973462,6563,001
      Ithaca, NY30,6252312,6172,848
      Banning, CA30,6434291,6882,118
      LaGrange, GA30,5354254,6005,024
      Milford Mill, MD30,6506312,7363,368
      Newington, CT30,590692,5672,636
      Source: The Newington, 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.