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The Massachusetts crime rate is lower than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #20

Massachusetts
1,368.47
U.S.
1,669.05

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Massachusetts Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014MassachusettsCount1321,6296,03618,05124,96492,0438,260NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.024.189.5267.6370.11,364.5122.5NA1,139
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013MassachusettsCount1372,0896,70618,10630,73597,4289,122NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.031.2100.2270.5459.21,455.7136.3NA1,269
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012MassachusettsCount1211,6426,55218,63834,54099,3179,232NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0001.824.798.6280.4519.71,494.4138.9NA1,282
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011MassachusettsCount1851,6286,76819,63836,533101,47110,786NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.824.7102.7298.1554.61,540.3163.7NA1,362
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010MassachusettsCount2101,7456,87421,72437,767104,68511,453NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0003.226.7105.0331.8576.81,598.8174.9NA1,446
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009MassachusettsCount1721,7017,42720,83634,665105,51411,735NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.625.8112.6316.0525.71,600.3178.0NA1,405
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008MassachusettsCount1671,7367,06920,20236,094107,12812,737NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.626.7108.8310.9555.51,648.6196.0NA1,434
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007MassachusettsCount1841,6347,00619,00835,662103,59214,992NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.925.3108.6294.7552.91,606.1232.4NA1,421
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006MassachusettsCount1861,7428,04718,80035,181100,77117,961NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.927.1125.0292.1546.51,565.4279.0NA1,462
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005MassachusettsCount1751,7327,61519,71534,62497,73718,880NA 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.727.1119.0308.1541.11,527.4295.1NA1,463
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Massachusetts
50.33
U.S.
23.78

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Massachusetts Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014MassachusettsCount30812857803310 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0004.72.00.91.20.50.247
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013MassachusettsCount3461466491423 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.32.21.01.40.60.053
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2012MassachusettsCount157703135192 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0002.71.20.50.60.30.027
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011MassachusettsCount3671667590324 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.82.61.21.40.50.157
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010MassachusettsCount3161485769420 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.02.40.91.10.70.050
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009MassachusettsCount3221585966363 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.12.50.91.00.60.050
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008MassachusettsCount3331686066345 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.22.60.91.00.50.152
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007MassachusettsCount3531715880422 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0005.62.70.91.30.70.056
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006MassachusettsCount3791678472542 
 MassachusettsPer 100,0006.32.81.41.20.90.062
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Massachusetts
2.69
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Massachusetts Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014MassachusettsCount20,05716,6443,413 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000307.4255.152.32.81
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013MassachusettsCount19,65016,2933,357 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000302.7251.051.72.77
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012MassachusettsCount19,28216,0463,236 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000298.9248.850.22.74
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011MassachusettsCount19,77116,3253,446 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000304.7251.653.12.78
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010MassachusettsCount19,57416,1523,422 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000301.4248.752.72.75
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009MassachusettsCount16,78313,9552,828 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000262.4218.244.22.40
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008MassachusettsCount20,17316,6093,564 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000321.2264.456.72.93
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007MassachusettsCount20,32516,8273,498 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000319.2264.354.92.92
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006MassachusettsCount20,41017,0323,378 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000320.0267.053.02.93
 U.S.Per 100,000348.5241.3107.22.95
2005MassachusettsCount19,57916,2863,293 
 MassachusettsPer 100,000315.1262.153.02.89
 U.S.Per 100,000347.1241.1106.02.94


 
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