Reported Annual Crime In Stratford

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleStratford/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,206n/a (estimate)2,3081,9982,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleStratford/100k peopleConnecticut/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a3.82.85.3
Rape10n/a19.123.341.7
Robbery50n/a95.778.498.0
Assault27n/a51.7123.4248.9
Violent crime89n/a (estimate)170228383
Burglary137n/a262.1247.8430.4
Theft826n/a1,580.51,318.51,694.4
Vehicle theft154n/a294.7203.7237.4
Property crime1,117n/a (estimate)2,1371,7702,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Stratford, CT. These figures on reported criminal activity in Stratford, CT, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Stratford, CT is 15% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Connecticut, and when compared with the national average, is 16% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Stratford, CT has 25% lower than violent crime rate than Connecticut average, while remaining 56% lower than the national average. In property crime, Stratford, CT is 21% higher than the average of Connecticut and is 10% lower than the national average.
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The Stratford crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Stratford as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Stratford crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Stratford is 16% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.32 daily crimes that occur in Stratford.
  • Stratford is safer than 52% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Stratford you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Stratford has decreased by 2%.

Compare Stratford, CT Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Stratford (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Stratford, CT for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Connecticut as well as those across America as a whole. The Stratford, CT total amount of daily offenses is 1.15 times more than the Connecticut average and 1.19 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Stratford, CT is 1.34 times less than the Connecticut average, and it is 2.25 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Stratford, CT has a daily crime figure that is 1.21 times more than the Connecticut average and 1.11 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Stratford (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Connecticut and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Stratford, CT? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Stratford, CT has been ranked safer than 38% of other cities in the state of Connecticut. In addition, Stratford, CT is safer than 52% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Connecticut and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Stratford, CT. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Stratford, CT is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Stratford

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Stratford is 1 in 588
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Stratford is 1 in 47
The chance of being a victim of crime in Stratford is 1 in 44
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Stratford, CT? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Stratford, CT, you have a 1 in 588 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 47. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Stratford, CT is 1 in 44.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Stratford, CT is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Stratford, CT has increased by 31%, the amount of property crime in Stratford, CT has decreased by 4%, and the total amount of crime in Stratford, CT has decreased by 2% year to year.

Stratford police department

ItemStratfordConnecticutNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1035,593558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
There are a total of 103 Stratford police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.9% less than the Connecticut average and 39.1% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Connecticut

StateTotal offendersConnecticut /100KNational /100K
Connecticut5,691171222
There are a total of 5,691 sex offenders in Connecticut. This yields a total of 171 sex offenders in Connecticut per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Southport, CT1,69432248280
Newtown, CT2,00939340380
Woodmont, CT1,42562483545
Bethel, CT9,54145864909
Shelton, CT40,979679511,019
Westport, CT27,511181,0611,079
Ansonia, CT18,9501181,8932,011
Stratford, CT52,3001702,1372,308

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Perth Amboy, NJ52,2653231,5911,914
Peabody, MA52,2352901,1841,474
Elkhart, IN52,3781,0453,5104,556
Florissant, MO52,2182092,0022,211
West New York, NJ52,4071999691,169
Stratford, CT52,3001702,1372,308
Source: The Stratford, CT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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