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Crime rate in Peabody, Massachusetts (MA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


Crime rates in Peabody by year

Type

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2004

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2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.0)
2
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.9)
2
(3.8)
1
(1.9)
2
(3.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(8.0)
6
(12.1)
8
(15.9)
4
(7.8)
7
(13.4)
9
(17.4)
6
(11.4)
15
(29.1)
9
(17.5)
11
(21.1)
14
(26.8)
7
(13.4)
6
(11.4)
16
(30.5)
12
(22.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(38.2)
30
(60.4)
24
(47.8)
27
(52.4)
16
(30.7)
22
(42.4)
27
(51.4)
15
(29.1)
13
(25.2)
12
(23.0)
24
(46.0)
17
(32.5)
10
(19.0)
22
(41.9)
17
(32.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
80
(160.9)
101
(203.5)
132
(262.8)
88
(170.7)
105
(201.2)
112
(216.0)
91
(173.4)
81
(157.2)
100
(193.9)
98
(188.1)
77
(147.6)
115
(219.6)
138
(262.1)
167
(318.1)
122
(231.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
272
(547.2)
196
(394.9)
199
(396.2)
186
(360.8)
126
(241.4)
171
(329.8)
161
(306.8)
136
(264.0)
212
(411.1)
155
(297.4)
121
(231.9)
75
(143.2)
32
(60.8)
56
(106.7)
83
(157.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
940
(1,890.9)
876
(1,765.1)
829
(1,650.4)
879
(1,705.2)
1,002
(1,919.8)
1,024
(1,975.1)
1,087
(2,071.1)
1,025
(1,989.6)
996
(1,931.6)
893
(1,713.6)
877
(1,680.8)
762
(1,455.1)
372
(706.6)
586
(1,116.2)
496
(940.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
131
(263.5)
129
(259.9)
114
(227.0)
101
(195.9)
107
(205.0)
123
(237.2)
89
(169.6)
55
(106.8)
74
(143.5)
54
(103.6)
63
(120.7)
45
(85.9)
21
(39.9)
43
(81.9)
45
(85.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(12.1)
10
(20.1)
4
(8.0)
3
(5.8)
4
(7.7)
6
(11.6)
1
(1.9)
1
(1.9)
2
(3.9)
3
(5.8)
2
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)192.6187.6195.5173.0170.2194.7177.1170.1185.6159.1157.9143.3110.5163.0137.2

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




According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Peabody, Massachusetts as of March 26, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Peabody to the number of sex offenders is 3,526 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


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

137.2
Danvers:

122.9
Salem:

186.4
Lynnfield:

47.2
Lynn:

291.4
Beverly:

58.2
Swampscott:

80.2
Middleton:

80.5
Saugus:

141.1
Violent crime rate in 2017
Peabody:

162.2
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Peabody:

214.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Peabody:

159.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Peabody:

143.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Peabody:

123.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Peabody:

126.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Peabody:

134.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Peabody:

122.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Peabody:

123.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Peabody:

150.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Peabody:

129.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Peabody:

127.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Peabody:

175.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Peabody:

144.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Peabody:

112.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Peabody:

114.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Peabody:

136.6
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Peabody:

91.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Peabody:

89.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Peabody:

53.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Peabody:

114.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Peabody:

148.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Peabody:

160.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Peabody:

200.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Peabody:

168.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Peabody:

190.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Peabody:

200.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Peabody:

175.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Peabody:

186.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Peabody:

195.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Peabody:

206.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Peabody:

253.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Peabody:

291.0
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Peabody:

255.3
U.S. Average:

337.2

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
City-data.com crime index
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 115 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 111 (92 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 106 (87 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 108 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 75 (60 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Massachusetts average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 93 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 99 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Massachusetts average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 106 (92 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 110 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Massachusetts average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 113 (97 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 111 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 113 (97 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 111 (94 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 105 (90 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 108 (92 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Massachusetts average:

2.56


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Peabody
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 01960.