Crime Trend in Connecticut

There were 6,546 violent crimes, 104 murders, 50,862 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Connecticut

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 6,546 183.6 [51]
2018 7,485 209.6 [51]
2017 8,180 228.0 [52]
2016 8,169 227.7 [52]
2015 7,845 218.5 [53]
2014 8,575 238.5 [53]
2013 9,153 254.5 [54]
2012 10,183 283.5 [54]
2011 9,767 272.8 [55]
2010 10,083 282.0 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Connecticut

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 104 2.9 [51]
2018 86 2.4 [51]
2017 102 2.8 [52]
2016 79 2.2 [52]
2015 117 3.3 [53]
2014 89 2.5 [53]
2013 86 2.4 [54]
2012 117 3.3 [54]
2011 128 3.6 [55]
2010 133 3.7 [55]

The number of robberies in Connecticut

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 1,929 54.1 [51]
2018 2,205 61.7 [51]
2017 2,813 78.4 [52]
2016 2,711 75.6 [52]
2015 2,892 80.5 [53]
2014 3,172 88.2 [53]
2013 3,530 98.2 [54]
2012 3,709 103.3 [54]
2011 3,677 102.7 [55]
2010 3,553 99.4 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Connecticut

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 3,742 105.0 [51]
2018 4,321 121.0 [51]
2017 4,428 123.4 [52]
2016 4,588 127.9 [52]
2015 4,063 113.1 [53]
2014 4,520 125.7 [53]
2013 4,869 135.4 [54]
2012 5,424 151.0 [54]
2011 5,276 147.3 [55]
2010 5,802 162.3 [55]

The number of property crimes in Connecticut

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 50,862 1426.6 [51]
2018 59,356 1661.9 [51]
2017 63,509 1769.9 [52]
2016 64,875 1808.3 [52]
2015 65,066 1812.0 [53]
2014 69,326 1928.5 [53]
2013 70,990 1974.1 [54]
2012 77,169 2148.5 [54]
2011 77,609 2167.4 [55]
2010 78,259 2188.8 [55]

The number of burglaries in Connecticut

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 6,441 180.7 [51]
2018 7,983 223.5 [51]
2017 8,890 247.8 [52]
2016 10,107 281.7 [52]
2015 10,053 280.0 [53]
2014 12,017 334.3 [53]
2013 12,892 358.5 [54]
2012 14,787 411.7 [54]
2011 15,679 437.9 [55]
2010 15,145 423.6 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Connecticut

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 38,457 1078.7 [51]
2018 44,181 1237.0 [51]
2017 47,310 1318.5 [52]
2016 47,642 1327.9 [52]
2015 48,675 1355.5 [53]
2014 51,195 1424.2 [53]
2013 51,876 1442.6 [54]
2012 55,904 1556.4 [54]
2011 55,218 1542.1 [55]
2010 56,413 1577.8 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Connecticut

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 5,964 167.3 [51]
2018 7,192 201.4 [51]
2017 7,309 203.7 [52]
2016 7,126 198.6 [52]
2015 6,338 176.5 [53]
2014 6,114 170.1 [53]
2013 6,222 173.0 [54]
2012 6,478 180.4 [54]
2011 6,712 187.4 [55]
2010 6,701 187.4 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

The crime rates in all states

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