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Crime rate in Cumberland, Maine (ME): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Cumberland, ME compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Cumberland, ME

The 2018 crime rate in Cumberland, ME was 16 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 17.0 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 6.0% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Cumberland crime rate rose by 10% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Cumberland has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.
See how dangerous Cumberland, ME is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cumberland:

16.1
Yarmouth:

46.2
Falmouth:

54.8
Freeport:

77.1
Portland:

223.7
Westbrook:

152.8
Windham:

66.5
South Portland:

130.5
Cape Elizabeth:

29.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Cumberland by year

Type

2005

2006

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
1
(12.9)
3
(39.3)
1
(12.9)
3
(41.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(13.2)
1
(13.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.1)
2
(25.8)
3
(41.6)
2
(27.6)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(198.0)
18
(235.1)
9
(116.5)
9
(115.8)
13
(170.2)
14
(180.8)
11
(152.6)
10
(138.2)
11
(149.6)
6
(80.6)
6
(78.5)
4
(51.1)
5
(62.8)
5
(60.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
47
(620.4)
44
(574.7)
20
(258.8)
20
(257.4)
21
(274.9)
22
(284.1)
49
(679.6)
25
(345.5)
7
(95.2)
22
(295.7)
6
(78.5)
20
(255.7)
18
(226.2)
12
(145.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(39.6)
4
(52.2)
8
(103.5)
3
(38.6)
2
(26.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
3
(41.5)
1
(13.6)
1
(13.4)
6
(78.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.6)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)44.550.237.131.859.039.580.632.318.121.214.916.414.516.1

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 Maine and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Cumberland, Maine as of January 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cumberland is 2,404 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Cumberland:

12.1
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Cumberland:

0.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Cumberland:

6.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Cumberland:

0.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Cumberland:

6.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cumberland:

6.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cumberland:

13.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cumberland:

62.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cumberland:

25.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cumberland:

45.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cumberland:

12.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cumberland:

12.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cumberland:

13.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cumberland:

6.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Cumberland:

0.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Cumberland:

7.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Cumberland:

35.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Cumberland:

19.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Cumberland:

25.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Cumberland:

23.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Cumberland:

31.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Cumberland:

32.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Cumberland:

36.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cumberland:

51.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cumberland:

66.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cumberland:

50.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cumberland:

51.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cumberland:

41.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cumberland:

51.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cumberland:

83.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cumberland:

76.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Cumberland:

56.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Cumberland:

28.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Cumberland:

61.4
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: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Maine average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Maine average:

1.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Maine average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Maine average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Maine average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Maine average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Maine average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Maine average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Maine average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Maine average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Maine average:

1.70

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Cumberland, ME
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 04021.