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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 45%
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 peopleOxford/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime191n/a (estimate)1,3671,5072,489
Murder0n/a0.02.25.0
Rape11n/a78.732.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.052.481.6
Assault18n/a128.8241.0250.2
Violent crime29n/a (estimate)208328379
Burglary12n/a85.9179.0340.5
Theft144n/a1,030.6911.81,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a42.989.0219.9
Property crime162n/a (estimate)1,1591,1802,110

Key findings

  • Oxford crime rates are 45% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oxford are 45% lower than the national average
  • In Oxford you have a 1 in 74 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oxford is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Oxford has decreased by 6%

Oxford crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Oxford (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Oxford for every 100,000 residents. The Oxford total amount of daily crime is 1.10 times less than the Massachusetts average and 1.82 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Oxford, is 1.58 times less than the Massachusetts average, and it is 1.83 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Oxford has a daily crime average that is 1.02 times less than the Massachusetts average and 1.82 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Oxford (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Oxford, Massachusetts compared to other areas of Massachusetts, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Oxford safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Oxford is safer than 39% of Massachusetts cities, and 56% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Massachusetts, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Oxford. At this time, Oxford sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oxford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oxford is 1 in 482
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oxford is 1 in 87
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oxford is 1 in 74
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Oxford, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 482. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 87 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Oxford is 1 in 74.

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

      Determining whether Oxford is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Oxford violent crime rates have decreased by 11%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 5% year over year. Total crimes for Oxford has decreased by 6% in the same time frame.

      Oxford police department

      ItemOxfordMassachusettsNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2511,659558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.23.3
      There are a total of 25 Oxford police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16.4% less than the Massachusetts average and 44.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Massachusetts

      StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
      Massachusetts4,55172266
      There are a total of 4,551 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 72 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Upton, MA2,99863263326
      Holland, MA1,38081362443
      East Brookfield, MA1,203182318500
      Fiskdale, MA2,405127458586
      Chepachet, RI1,86376524600
      Northborough, MA6,31420584604
      South Woodstock, CT1,24671552623
      Oxford, MA5,9272081,1591,367

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      McCordsville, IN5,924139739878
      Plymouth Meeting, PA5,931100456556
      Wheelersburg, OH5,9312201,5411,760
      Little Silver, NJ5,92235587621
      Du Quoin, IL5,932245473719
      Oxford, MA5,9272081,1591,367
      Source: The Oxford, MA 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.