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Total crime 88%
Violent crime 99%
Property crime 86%
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 peopleRidgefield/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime73n/a (estimate)2911,6102,489
Murder0n/a0.02.95.0
Rape0n/a0.021.642.6
Robbery0n/a0.054.181.6
Assault1n/a4.0105.0250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)4184379
Burglary12n/a47.9180.7340.5
Theft53n/a211.61,078.71,549.5
Vehicle theft7n/a27.9167.3219.9
Property crime72n/a (estimate)2871,4272,110

Key findings

  • Ridgefield crime rates are 88% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ridgefield are 99% lower than the national average
  • In Ridgefield you have a 1 in 344 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ridgefield is safer than 95% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ridgefield has increased by 13%

Ridgefield crime map

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      Daily Crime In Ridgefield (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Ridgefield, CT per 100,000 people. In Ridgefield, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 5.53 times less than the Connecticut average and 8.54 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Ridgefield is 45.99 times less than the Connecticut average and 95.04 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Ridgefield has a daily crime rate that is 4.96 times less than the Connecticut average and 7.34 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Ridgefield (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Ridgefield in comparison to other Connecticut communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Ridgefield safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Ridgefield being safer than 98% of cities in Connecticut and 95% of cities across the United States. 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 Ridgefield. In conclusion, Ridgefield ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ridgefield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ridgefield is 1 in 25050
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ridgefield is 1 in 348
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ridgefield is 1 in 344
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Ridgefield, Connecticut you have a 1 in 25050 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 348 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 344 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ridgefield.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Ridgefield is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Ridgefield has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have not changed in Ridgefield, while property crimes in Ridgefield have increased by 13%. Total crime has increased by 13% year over year.

      Ridgefield police department

      ItemRidgefieldConnecticutNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)465,593558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 46 Ridgefield police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 29.2% less than the Connecticut average and 43.3% 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
      Georgetown, CT1,82126200226
      Southport, CT1,69426200226
      Newtown, CT2,00922205227
      Chappaqua, NY1,32850193243
      Bedford, NY1,95350193243
      Yorktown Heights, NY1,71950193243
      Ridgefield, CT7,5524287291

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rhinelander, WI7,5521711,7471,917
      Kenai, AK7,5519545,6736,627
      Corona de Tucson, AZ7,5503361,8042,141
      Brighton, MI7,5501172,0042,121
      Mukwonago, WI7,549371,0931,130
      Ridgefield, CT7,5524287291
      Source: The Ridgefield, 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.