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​​​​​Crime Statistics​

​​​Released January 31, 2017
 

Crime Statistical Summary for the End of Year 2016: 

CMPD ended 2016, with an 10.5% increase in Index Offenses compared to last year. Property crime increased by 10.6% while violent crime increased by 9.9%.

  • 68 homicides were reported compared to 60, resulting in an increase of 13.3%.
  • 2120 robberies were reported compared to 1947, resulting in an increase of 8.9%.
  • 276 rapes were reported compared to 282, resulting in a decrease of -2.1%.
  • 4148 aggravated assaults were reported compared to 3725, resulting in an increase of 11.4%.
  • Burglary overall was down -1.3%, (6745 compared to 6832) with a decrease of -4.3% in residential (4758 compared to 4974) and an increase of 6.9% in commercial cases (1987 compared to 1858).
  • 2763 vehicle thefts were reported compared to 2208, resulting in an increase of 25.1%.
  • Total larceny cases increased by 12.7% (27156 compared to 24104) with the larcenies from auto up by 32.2% (12186 compared to 9218).​
  • 228 arson cases were reported compared to 224, resulting in a increase of 1.8%.​


5​ Year Averages

CMPD ended 2016, 17.0% above the five year average in Index Offenses. Property crime exceeded the five year average by 15.6% while violent crime exceeded it by 25.5%.
  • Homicides exceeded the five year average by 30.3%. 68 homicides were reported as of the end of 2016 compared to the five year average of 52.2
  • 2120 robberies were reported compared to the five year average of 1750.8; robbery exceeded the five year average by 21.1%.
  • 276 rapes were reported compared to the five year average of 265.4; rape exceeded the five year average by 4.0%.
  • 4148 aggravated assaults were reported compared to the five year average of 3201.0; aggravated assaults exceeded the five year average by 29.6%.
  • Burglary overall was below the five year average by -5.3% (6745 compared to 7119.8) with residential cases below the five year average by -11.0% (4758 compared to 5343.6) while commercial cases exceeded the five year average by 11.9% (1987 compared to 1776.2).
  • 2763 vehicle thefts were reported compared to the five year average of 2004.8. Vehicle thefts exceeded the five year average by 37.8%.
  • Total larceny cases exceeded the five year average by 20.2% (27156 compared to 22597.4) with the larcenies from auto exceeding the five year average by 46.6% (12186 compared to 8313.2).​
  • 228 arson cases were reported compared to the five year average of 200.6. Arson was over the five year average by 13.7%.


Statistical Documents:

​View the Statistical Division Summary Report for the End of Year to Date 2016

View the ​Statistical 5 Year Average Comparison Report for the End of ​Year to Date 2016


View the 2015 Year-End Statistical Report

View the 2014 Year-End Statistical Report

View the 2013 Year-End Statistical Report

View the 2012 Year-End Statistical Report

View the 2011 Year-End Statistical Report

View the 2010 Year-End Statistics Report

View the 2009 Year-End Statistics Report  


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