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Crime rate in Annapolis, Maryland (MD): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Annapolis, MD compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Annapolis, MD

The 2022 crime rate in Annapolis, MD is 236 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 80.9% U.S. cities. The 2022 Annapolis crime rate fell by 19% compared to 2020. The number of homicides stood at 1 - a decrease of 5 compared to 2020. In the last 5 years Annapolis has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Annapolis, MD is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Annapolis:

236.1
Bowie:

81.7
Upper Marlboro:

127.4
Rock Hall:

56.9
Glenarden:

76.4
St. Michaels:

98.1
New Carrollton:

73.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Annapolis by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
4
(10.9)
4
(10.4)
1
(2.6)
2
(5.1)
4
(10.3)
1
(2.6)
1
(2.6)
10
(25.2)
7
(17.7)
1
(2.5)
4
(10.2)
6
(15.3)
1
(2.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
9
(24.6)
7
(18.2)
8
(20.6)
4
(10.2)
8
(20.7)
4
(10.3)
13
(33.3)
11
(27.7)
15
(37.9)
27
(68.4)
11
(28.0)
19
(48.3)
17
(41.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
82
(224.1)
91
(237.0)
71
(183.2)
54
(137.6)
63
(163.0)
66
(170.1)
64
(164.2)
66
(166.2)
63
(159.1)
47
(119.1)
67
(170.6)
51
(129.7)
42
(103.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
148
(404.5)
124
(323.0)
96
(247.7)
117
(298.1)
94
(243.2)
123
(317.0)
111
(284.7)
163
(410.5)
136
(343.5)
140
(354.8)
170
(432.8)
176
(447.7)
155
(382.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
199
(543.9)
197
(513.1)
186
(479.9)
185
(471.3)
169
(437.3)
176
(453.6)
194
(497.6)
210
(528.9)
131
(330.8)
133
(337.0)
98
(249.5)
109
(277.2)
75
(185.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
702
(1,919)
800
(2,084)
779
(2,010)
775
(1,974)
821
(2,124)
715
(1,843)
742
(1,903)
684
(1,723)
762
(1,924)
722
(1,830)
734
(1,869)
625
(1,590)
644
(1,588)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
79
(215.9)
104
(270.9)
69
(178.0)
82
(208.9)
66
(170.8)
58
(149.5)
41
(105.2)
44
(110.8)
40
(101.0)
55
(139.4)
92
(234.2)
60
(152.6)
69
(170.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(8.2)
9
(23.4)
8
(20.6)
8
(20.4)
14
(36.2)
7
(18.0)
11
(28.2)
18
(45.3)
9
(22.7)
3
(7.6)
15
(38.2)
10
(25.4)
18
(44.4)
City-Data.com crime index321.8312.1254.4247.9264.0245.2257.4319.3290.3274.4291.5292.8236.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 60 registered sex offenders living in Annapolis, Maryland as of May 19, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Annapolis is 660 to 1.


When are crimes committed in Annapolis, MD?

Violent crime rate in 2022
Annapolis:

289.8
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Annapolis:

367.5
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Annapolis:

350.1
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Annapolis:

310.4
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Annapolis:

324.5
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Annapolis:

366.5
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Annapolis:

262.9
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Annapolis:

259.0
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Annapolis:

244.5
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Annapolis:

238.2
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Annapolis:

241.2
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Annapolis:

319.1
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Annapolis:

360.8
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Annapolis:

479.8
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Annapolis:

453.3
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Annapolis:

522.7
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Annapolis:

444.4
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Annapolis:

142.0
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2020
Annapolis:

157.8
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Annapolis:

178.5
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Annapolis:

179.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Annapolis:

177.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Annapolis:

208.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Annapolis:

210.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Annapolis:

205.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Annapolis:

219.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Annapolis:

224.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Annapolis:

223.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Annapolis:

247.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Annapolis:

237.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Annapolis:

373.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Annapolis:

324.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Annapolis:

366.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Annapolis:

274.8
U.S. Average:

322.3
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 2021, including police officers: 143 (112 officers - 96 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
Maryland average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 146 (115 officers - 103 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
Maryland average:

2.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 148 (118 officers - 103 male; 15 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Maryland average:

2.82

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 150 (119 officers - 106 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Maryland average:

2.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 146 (114 officers - 101 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Maryland average:

2.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 153 (109 officers - 96 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
Maryland average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 152 (121 officers - 109 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.10
Maryland average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 145 (111 officers - 100 male; 11 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.86
Maryland average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 151 (115 officers - 103 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Maryland average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 146 (111 officers - 95 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
Maryland average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 148 (111 officers - 95 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.86
Maryland average:

2.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 156 (111 officers - 96 male; 15 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.89
Maryland average:

2.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 162 (121 officers - 107 male; 14 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.31
Maryland average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 151 (108 officers - 92 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
Maryland average:

2.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 153 (108 officers - 90 male; 18 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.96
Maryland average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 158 (115 officers - 96 male; 19 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
Maryland average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 166 (119 officers - 99 male; 20 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.26
Maryland average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 165 (121 officers - 100 male; 21 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.31
Maryland average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 157 (116 officers - 96 male; 20 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.18
Maryland average:

2.77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Annapolis, MD
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 21401, 21402, 21403.