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


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

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.6)
3
(4.9)
1
(1.6)
1
(1.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(13.6)
4
(6.8)
13
(22.4)
13
(22.4)
5
(8.7)
10
(17.2)
3
(4.9)
12
(19.7)
10
(16.2)
10
(16.3)
8
(13.1)
4
(6.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
52
(88.2)
50
(85.4)
67
(115.3)
63
(108.7)
73
(126.3)
54
(93.1)
39
(63.9)
62
(101.9)
56
(90.9)
46
(75.0)
35
(57.2)
26
(42.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(15.3)
22
(37.6)
16
(27.5)
44
(75.9)
29
(50.2)
33
(56.9)
278
(455.5)
245
(402.8)
164
(266.2)
130
(211.8)
151
(247.0)
152
(249.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
108
(183.2)
100
(170.9)
183
(315.0)
192
(331.1)
165
(285.5)
123
(212.2)
196
(321.1)
234
(384.7)
257
(417.2)
223
(363.4)
211
(345.1)
88
(144.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
958
(1,625)
1,008
(1,722)
1,371
(2,360)
1,067
(1,840)
1,192
(2,062)
941
(1,623)
1,089
(1,784)
1,047
(1,721)
1,021
(1,657)
1,022
(1,665)
1,164
(1,904)
989
(1,620)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
75
(127.2)
127
(217.0)
173
(297.8)
137
(236.3)
120
(207.6)
98
(169.0)
97
(158.9)
77
(126.6)
77
(125.0)
87
(141.8)
132
(215.9)
98
(160.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(5.1)
1
(1.7)
5
(8.6)
4
(6.9)
2
(3.5)
2
(3.4)
2
(3.3)
1
(1.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.9)
1
(1.6)
4
(6.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 276.2)135.1136.8201.7184.9173.9146.4227.3232.8202.3191.0197.9158.8

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 57 registered sex offenders living in Hamden, Connecticut as of August 22, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hamden is 1,069 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


City-Data.com crime index in Hamden, CT compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Hamden, CT is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Hamden:

158.8
North Haven:

116.8
New Haven:

431.7
Woodbridge:

55.8
East Haven:

151.1
West Haven:

188.2
North Branford:

76.0
Wallingford:

79.4
Ansonia:

134.1
When are crimes committed in Hamden, CT?

Violent crime rate in 2017
Hamden:

155.6
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Hamden:

168.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Hamden:

169.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Hamden:

198.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Hamden:

272.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Hamden:

271.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2009
Hamden:

92.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Hamden:

96.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Hamden:

118.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Hamden:

97.3
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Hamden:

68.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Hamden:

72.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Hamden:

56.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Hamden:

133.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Hamden:

196.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Hamden:

177.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Hamden:

185.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Hamden:

182.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Hamden:

177.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2009
Hamden:

148.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Hamden:

191.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Hamden:

193.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Hamden:

225.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Hamden:

152.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Hamden:

136.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2002
Hamden:

175.0
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 2017, including police officers: 133 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Connecticut average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 135 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Connecticut average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 132 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Connecticut average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 136 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Connecticut average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 128 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Connecticut average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 129 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Connecticut average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 124 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Connecticut average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 131 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Connecticut average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 133 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Connecticut average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 130 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
Connecticut average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 128 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Connecticut average:

2.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 118 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 126 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Connecticut average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 127 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 119 (97 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Connecticut average:

2.26

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

Zip codes: 06514.