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Crime rate in Fairfield, Connecticut (CT): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Fairfield, CT compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Fairfield, CT

The 2018 crime rate in Fairfield, CT is 84 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.3 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 31.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Fairfield crime rate rose by 2% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Fairfield has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Fairfield, CT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Fairfield:

83.9
Bridgeport:

303.8
Westport:

42.2
Easton:

14.8
Trumbull:

153.1
Stratford:

129.7
Weston:

11.2
Norwalk:

143.0
Wilton:

49.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Fairfield by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.5)
1
(1.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.5)
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)
4
(6.9)
3
(5.2)
2
(3.5)
5
(8.7)
2
(3.5)
2
(3.4)
1
(1.7)
2
(3.3)
5
(8.2)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.5)
3
(4.8)
2
(3.3)
1
(1.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(6.9)
11
(19.1)
14
(24.2)
12
(20.8)
9
(15.7)
15
(25.7)
9
(15.1)
13
(21.6)
16
(26.3)
9
(14.7)
5
(8.1)
17
(27.5)
9
(14.7)
12
(19.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(46.6)
21
(36.4)
17
(29.4)
20
(34.7)
26
(45.3)
18
(30.9)
14
(23.5)
18
(29.9)
7
(11.5)
20
(32.7)
12
(19.4)
18
(29.1)
12
(19.5)
21
(33.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
202
(348.8)
167
(289.3)
174
(300.6)
152
(264.0)
218
(380.2)
118
(202.3)
194
(326.0)
231
(384.2)
173
(284.7)
196
(320.5)
142
(229.9)
121
(195.5)
110
(179.1)
97
(155.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
952
(1,644)
871
(1,509)
753
(1,301)
881
(1,530)
838
(1,461)
849
(1,455)
885
(1,487)
1,000
(1,663)
936
(1,540)
942
(1,541)
768
(1,243)
820
(1,325)
703
(1,145)
791
(1,267)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
92
(158.8)
72
(124.7)
56
(96.7)
48
(83.4)
54
(94.2)
77
(132.0)
52
(87.4)
70
(116.4)
39
(64.2)
29
(47.4)
35
(56.7)
61
(98.6)
102
(166.1)
67
(107.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(3.5)
1
(1.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
6
(10.1)
1
(1.7)
1
(1.6)
2
(3.3)
1
(1.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index126.7111.296.7113.5109.299.699.9117.9103.5104.081.992.582.583.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.



According to our research of Connecticut and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Fairfield, Connecticut as of August 15, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fairfield is 6,600 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 2018
Fairfield:

28.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Fairfield:

20.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Fairfield:

33.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Fairfield:

20.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Fairfield:

30.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Fairfield:

27.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Fairfield:

29.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Fairfield:

21.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Fairfield:

31.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Fairfield:

34.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Fairfield:

43.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Fairfield:

30.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Fairfield:

36.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Fairfield:

40.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Fairfield:

43.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Fairfield:

39.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Fairfield:

22.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Fairfield:

110.5
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Fairfield:

118.0
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Fairfield:

120.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Fairfield:

116.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Fairfield:

148.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Fairfield:

143.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Fairfield:

177.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Fairfield:

152.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Fairfield:

133.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Fairfield:

163.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Fairfield:

141.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Fairfield:

139.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Fairfield:

152.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Fairfield:

175.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Fairfield:

170.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Fairfield:

191.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Fairfield:

166.6
U.S. Average:

336.9
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 2018, including police officers: 111 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Connecticut average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 108 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Connecticut average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 113 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Connecticut average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 112 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Connecticut average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 110 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Connecticut average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 110 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Connecticut average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 111 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Connecticut average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 111 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Connecticut average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 109 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Connecticut average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 111 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Connecticut average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 112 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Connecticut average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 114 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Connecticut average:

2.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 114 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 112 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Connecticut average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 111 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Connecticut average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 112 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Connecticut average:

2.26

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Fairfield, CT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 06430.