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


City-Data.com crime index in Cohasset, MA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Cohasset, MA

The 2022 crime rate in Cohasset, MA is 39 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 6.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 24.4% U.S. cities. The 2022 Cohasset crime rate fell by 4% compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Cohasset has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Cohasset, MA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cohasset:

39.3
Hingham:

68.8
Hull:

115.8
Scituate:

27.2
Norwell:

34.0
Weymouth:

101.2
Hanover:

67.1
Rockland:

81.5
Braintree:

134.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Cohasset 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
(13.0)
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
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(39.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(35.1)
3
(34.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.6)
1
(11.4)
1
(11.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(13.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(123.5)
9
(119.3)
8
(105.4)
2
(26.1)
9
(106.5)
4
(47.1)
7
(81.9)
15
(175.7)
3
(34.9)
5
(57.7)
3
(34.8)
8
(92.5)
4
(45.8)
4
(47.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
22
(301.9)
33
(437.5)
30
(395.4)
31
(404.5)
20
(236.7)
26
(306.1)
13
(152.0)
21
(246.0)
20
(232.6)
8
(92.3)
10
(116.2)
5
(57.8)
9
(103.0)
5
(59.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
61
(837.2)
57
(755.8)
45
(593.0)
38
(495.9)
46
(544.4)
105
(1,236)
53
(619.9)
42
(491.9)
55
(639.7)
48
(554.0)
40
(464.6)
29
(335.1)
34
(389.1)
30
(356.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(41.2)
4
(53.0)
4
(52.7)
4
(52.2)
3
(35.5)
2
(23.5)
7
(81.9)
3
(35.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(34.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(13.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index82.692.9108.387.662.582.258.4106.576.843.636.545.241.139.3

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 Massachusetts and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Cohasset, Massachusetts as of April 16, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cohasset is 7,542 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
Cohasset:

35.6
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Cohasset:

34.3
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Cohasset:

57.8
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Cohasset:

17.4
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Cohasset:

34.6
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Cohasset:

52.3
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Cohasset:

128.8
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Cohasset:

40.9
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Cohasset:

23.5
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cohasset:

53.3
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cohasset:

45.7
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cohasset:

92.3
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cohasset:

66.3
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cohasset:

61.8
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cohasset:

41.8
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cohasset:

71.5
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cohasset:

56.8
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cohasset:

21.3
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Cohasset:

33.3
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Cohasset:

40.1
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Cohasset:

28.3
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Cohasset:

51.7
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Cohasset:

46.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Cohasset:

78.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Cohasset:

79.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Cohasset:

73.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Cohasset:

126.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Cohasset:

79.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cohasset:

113.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cohasset:

116.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cohasset:

133.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cohasset:

108.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cohasset:

221.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cohasset:

120.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cohasset:

138.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cohasset:

133.0
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: 21 (20 officers - 19 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Massachusetts average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 20 (19 officers - 18 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Massachusetts average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 20 (19 officers - 18 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Massachusetts average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (17 officers - 17 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 19 (18 officers - 18 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 19 (18 officers - 18 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Massachusetts average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 22 (19 officers - 19 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 18 (17 officers - 17 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Massachusetts average:

2.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (15 officers - 15 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Massachusetts average:

2.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (16 officers - 16 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (14 officers - 14 male; 0 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Massachusetts average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 22 (16 officers - 15 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 22 (16 officers - 14 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Massachusetts average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 24 (18 officers - 15 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
Massachusetts average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (18 officers - 15 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 23 (17 officers - 15 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 25 (17 officers - 15 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 25 (19 officers - 17 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Massachusetts average:

2.56

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Cohasset, MA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 02025.