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Crime rate in Branford, Connecticut (CT): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Branford, CT compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Branford, CT

The 2018 crime rate in Branford, CT was 91 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 3.0 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 34.8% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Branford crime rate fell by 13% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Branford has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Branford, CT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Branford:

91.0
East Haven:

132.2
North Branford:

83.6
Guilford:

82.8
New Haven:

427.6
North Haven:

126.8
West Haven:

176.5
Hamden:

172.1
Madison:

28.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Branford by year

Type

2004

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(47.8)
16
(54.7)
6
(20.6)
13
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
17
(58.0)
12
(41.0)
9
(31.0)
9
(31.0)
9
(31.0)
6
(20.4)
11
(39.2)
10
(35.6)
3
(10.7)
8
(28.6)
5
(17.7)
5
(17.8)
7
(25.0)
4
(14.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
13
(44.4)
8
(27.4)
16
(55.0)
23
(79.3)
14
(48.3)
30
(102.0)
15
(53.4)
11
(39.2)
13
(46.4)
16
(57.2)
12
(42.4)
3
(10.7)
9
(32.1)
13
(46.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
66
(225.2)
49
(167.5)
98
(337.1)
77
(265.3)
82
(282.8)
101
(343.4)
81
(288.5)
56
(199.6)
55
(196.3)
54
(193.0)
36
(127.3)
32
(113.6)
33
(117.7)
24
(85.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
677
(2,310)
634
(2,168)
628
(2,160)
670
(2,309)
558
(1,924)
653
(2,220)
613
(2,183)
595
(2,121)
539
(1,924)
584
(2,087)
622
(2,200)
482
(1,711)
476
(1,698)
401
(1,426)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(95.5)
52
(177.8)
54
(185.7)
59
(203.3)
31
(106.9)
50
(170.0)
55
(195.9)
24
(85.5)
40
(142.8)
23
(82.2)
33
(116.7)
29
(103.0)
46
(164.1)
51
(181.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(3.4)
2
(6.8)
6
(20.6)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.6)
1
(3.6)
1
(3.6)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)187.0174.2161.7188.2131.2159.7145.6124.2114.6130.8120.097.8103.291.0

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 22 registered sex offenders living in Branford, Connecticut as of December 10, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Branford is 1,274 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Branford:

30.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Branford:

28.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Branford:

21.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Branford:

30.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Branford:

50.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Branford:

28.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Branford:

37.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Branford:

46.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Branford:

68.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Branford:

46.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Branford:

99.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Branford:

63.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2005
Branford:

88.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Branford:

102.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Branford:

92.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Branford:

65.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Branford:

115.6
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Branford:

133.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Branford:

123.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Branford:

153.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Branford:

155.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Branford:

156.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Branford:

158.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Branford:

196.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Branford:

205.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Branford:

168.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Branford:

199.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Branford:

203.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2005
Branford:

168.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Branford:

181.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Branford:

206.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Branford:

212.5
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 66 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Connecticut average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 66 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Connecticut average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 62 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Connecticut average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 62 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Connecticut average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 62 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Connecticut average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 68 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Connecticut average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 60 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Connecticut average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 61 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Connecticut average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 62 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Connecticut average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 63 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Connecticut average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 62 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Connecticut average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 63 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Connecticut average:

2.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 62 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 59 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Connecticut average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 62 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 61 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Connecticut average:

2.26

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Branford, CT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 06405.