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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 50%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Yarmouth/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,356 (estimate)1,5072,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a32.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a241.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)295 (estimate)328379
Burglaryn/an/an/a179.0340.5
Theftn/an/an/a911.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a89.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,061 (estimate)1,1802,110

Key findings

  • West Yarmouth crime rates are 46% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Yarmouth are 22% lower than the national average
  • In West Yarmouth you have a 1 in 74 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Yarmouth is safer than 45% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Yarmouth has decreased by 6%

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

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      Daily Crime In West Yarmouth (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Yarmouth

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Yarmouth is 1 in 340
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Yarmouth is 1 in 95
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Yarmouth is 1 in 74

      Year Over Year Crime In West Yarmouth (per 100,000 people)

      West Yarmouth police department

      ItemWest YarmouthMassachusettsNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a11,659558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.3

      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.

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      West Chatham, MA1,45194337431
      Harwich Port, MA1,72195340434
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      East Sandwich, MA3,735108389497
      West Dennis, MA2,474109391500
      Harwich Center, MA1,423117422540
      New Seabury, MA900133477609
      West Yarmouth, MA6,0802951,0611,356

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      Willows, CA6,0805162,7263,242
      Bellwood, VA6,0822491,9662,215
      White Rock, NM6,0832711,0121,283
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      Geneva, OH6,0772952,0682,363
      West Yarmouth, MA6,0802951,0611,356
      Source: The West Yarmouth, 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.