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


Crime rates in West Bridgewater by year

Type

2003

2005

2008

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

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)
1
(13.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(43.9)
1
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(28.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.4)
2
(28.5)
3
(42.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(43.9)
3
(44.0)
1
(15.0)
5
(71.9)
2
(28.5)
4
(57.4)
2
(28.5)
1
(14.1)
2
(28.2)
1
(13.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(58.5)
4
(58.6)
6
(89.8)
9
(129.3)
7
(99.8)
18
(258.4)
5
(71.2)
12
(169.1)
12
(169.1)
15
(208.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
37
(540.9)
26
(381.0)
24
(359.2)
36
(517.4)
31
(441.8)
23
(330.2)
34
(484.5)
28
(394.6)
19
(267.7)
12
(166.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
136
(1,988.0)
110
(1,611.7)
101
(1,511.5)
141
(2,026.4)
110
(1,567.8)
111
(1,593.5)
71
(1,011.7)
84
(1,183.8)
91
(1,282.2)
75
(1,043.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(409.3)
12
(175.8)
8
(119.7)
11
(158.1)
8
(114.0)
8
(114.8)
6
(85.5)
7
(98.6)
20
(281.8)
5
(69.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
2
(29.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
2
(28.7)
1
(14.2)
2
(28.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 263.2)218.6141.8117.6200.3131.3176.4126.8154.7134.8143.8

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 2 registered sex offenders living in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts as of April 25, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in West Bridgewater to the number of sex offenders is 3,458 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

143.8
East Bridgewater:

72.7
Brockton:

388.1
Easton:

81.6
Whitman:

75.3
Raynham:

155.0
Avon:

87.1
Abington:

105.0
Stoughton:

153.5
Violent crime rate in 2017
West Bridgewater:

153.0
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
West Bridgewater:

98.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
West Bridgewater:

133.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
West Bridgewater:

78.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
West Bridgewater:

172.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
West Bridgewater:

64.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
West Bridgewater:

129.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2008
West Bridgewater:

52.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2005
West Bridgewater:

65.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2003
West Bridgewater:

98.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2017
West Bridgewater:

96.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
West Bridgewater:

159.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
West Bridgewater:

152.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
West Bridgewater:

160.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
West Bridgewater:

162.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
West Bridgewater:

183.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
West Bridgewater:

228.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2008
West Bridgewater:

165.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2005
West Bridgewater:

183.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2003
West Bridgewater:

280.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

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 2015, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Massachusetts average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Massachusetts average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 20 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.97
Massachusetts average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.09
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 20 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.86
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 21 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.01
Massachusetts average:

2.56


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in West Bridgewater
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Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 02379.