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Crime rate in Brighton, New York (NY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Brighton, NY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Brighton, NY

The 2022 crime rate in Brighton, NY is 122 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.0 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 57.4% U.S. cities. The 2022 Brighton crime rate rose by 6% compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Brighton has seen decline of violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Brighton, NY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Brighton:

122.3
Rochester:

427.7
East Rochester:

85.8
Irondequoit:

117.0
Fairport:

39.4
Gates:

87.5
Greece:

135.3
Webster:

58.3
Ogden:

68.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Brighton by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.7)
1
(2.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(8.8)
6
(16.4)
8
(21.8)
6
(16.3)
2
(5.5)
4
(10.8)
8
(21.6)
13
(35.2)
8
(21.9)
9
(24.7)
5
(13.9)
9
(25.1)
6
(16.8)
9
(24.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(35.0)
13
(35.5)
16
(43.5)
10
(27.1)
10
(27.3)
8
(21.7)
6
(16.2)
8
(21.7)
9
(24.6)
15
(41.1)
4
(11.1)
5
(13.9)
5
(14.0)
3
(8.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(78.8)
26
(71.0)
17
(46.2)
11
(29.8)
13
(35.4)
14
(38.0)
8
(21.6)
7
(19.0)
11
(30.1)
8
(21.9)
16
(44.4)
22
(61.4)
13
(36.4)
17
(46.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
173
(504.7)
150
(409.7)
150
(407.9)
173
(469.4)
142
(387.0)
75
(203.3)
124
(334.9)
84
(227.7)
74
(202.2)
62
(170.0)
85
(235.9)
71
(198.0)
71
(198.9)
55
(151.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,001
(2,920)
877
(2,396)
766
(2,083)
734
(1,992)
623
(1,698)
756
(2,050)
623
(1,683)
693
(1,879)
691
(1,888)
537
(1,472)
507
(1,407)
619
(1,726)
564
(1,580)
607
(1,668)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(90.4)
24
(65.6)
31
(84.3)
26
(70.5)
28
(76.3)
25
(67.8)
32
(86.4)
20
(54.2)
16
(43.7)
14
(38.4)
19
(52.7)
35
(97.6)
35
(98.1)
61
(167.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(2.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.7)
1
(2.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(8.4)
1
(2.8)
2
(5.5)
City-Data.com crime index192.6167.7158.3150.7126.2124.4124.1133.9124.1110.3100.3127.3115.5122.3

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 New York and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Brighton, New York as of June 21, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brighton is 36,800 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2022
Brighton:

52.2
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Brighton:

47.6
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Brighton:

62.8
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Brighton:

41.6
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Brighton:

56.2
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Brighton:

49.2
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Brighton:

55.6
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Brighton:

40.5
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Brighton:

40.7
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Brighton:

42.2
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Brighton:

50.2
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Brighton:

66.6
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Brighton:

69.7
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Brighton:

65.6
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Brighton:

48.2
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Brighton:

46.4
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Brighton:

50.1
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Brighton:

54.4
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Brighton:

138.8
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Brighton:

133.5
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Brighton:

140.6
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Brighton:

125.4
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Brighton:

113.4
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Brighton:

141.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Brighton:

147.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Brighton:

164.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Brighton:

153.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Brighton:

173.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Brighton:

204.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Brighton:

198.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Brighton:

211.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Brighton:

260.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Brighton:

207.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Brighton:

202.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Brighton:

218.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Brighton:

245.2
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: 44 (39 officers - 32 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
New York average:

3.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 44 (38 officers - 31 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
New York average:

3.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 45 (39 officers - 34 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
New York average:

3.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 46 (40 officers - 35 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
New York average:

3.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 44 (38 officers - 34 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
New York average:

3.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 45 (39 officers - 34 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
New York average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 46 (40 officers - 35 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 46 (40 officers - 35 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 45 (39 officers - 35 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
New York average:

3.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 45 (39 officers - 35 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 45 (39 officers - 35 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
New York average:

3.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 46 (40 officers - 37 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
New York average:

3.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 47 (41 officers - 38 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
New York average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 47 (41 officers - 38 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 47 (41 officers - 37 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
New York average:

3.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 47 (41 officers - 37 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
New York average:

3.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 47 (41 officers - 37 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
New York average:

2.95

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Brighton, NY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 14609, 14610, 14618, 14620, 14623, 14625.