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


Crime rates in Whitman by year

Type

2009

2010

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
3
(21.3)
2
(13.7)
2
(13.6)
8
(54.5)
10
(67.6)
3
(20.2)
4
(26.9)
3
(20.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(54.9)
13
(92.4)
6
(41.2)
7
(47.6)
3
(20.4)
6
(40.6)
1
(6.7)
4
(26.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
43
(295.2)
35
(248.9)
32
(219.5)
34
(231.3)
42
(286.1)
37
(250.2)
37
(248.9)
25
(168.3)
22
(146.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
58
(398.2)
67
(476.5)
50
(343.0)
31
(210.9)
43
(292.9)
46
(311.1)
20
(134.5)
26
(175.1)
15
(100.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
269
(1,847.0)
170
(1,208.9)
148
(1,015.3)
150
(1,020.5)
164
(1,117.0)
122
(825.1)
118
(793.8)
85
(572.3)
76
(506.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
12
(82.4)
10
(71.1)
10
(68.6)
8
(54.4)
10
(68.1)
7
(47.3)
8
(53.8)
10
(67.3)
5
(33.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
3
(21.3)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.8)
3
(20.3)
1
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 249.5)189.4182.0137.3131.4177.6174.9113.4103.875.3

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 Whitman, Massachusetts as of April 19, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Whitman to the number of sex offenders is 7,245 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 Whitman, MA compared to other U.S. cities
See how dangerous Whitman, MA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Whitman:

75.3
Abington:

105.0
Rockland:

198.4
East Bridgewater:

72.7
Brockton:

388.1
Hanover:

39.6
Holbrook:

148.0
West Bridgewater:

143.8
Avon:

87.1
Violent crime rate in 2017
Whitman:

93.3
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Whitman:

124.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Whitman:

148.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Whitman:

213.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Whitman:

207.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Whitman:

153.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Whitman:

144.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Whitman:

192.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Whitman:

182.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Property crime rate in 2017
Whitman:

50.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Whitman:

73.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Whitman:

74.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Whitman:

110.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Whitman:

124.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Whitman:

101.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Whitman:

129.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Whitman:

166.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Whitman:

184.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

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: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Massachusetts average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 26 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Massachusetts average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Massachusetts average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 27 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 26 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 26 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Massachusetts average:

2.56


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

Zip codes: 02382.