Table 10

MAINE

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2015

[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition)1
Rape
(legacy
definition)2
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Metropolitan Counties Androscoggin 16 0 3 4 9 136 38 96 2 1
Cumberland 25 0 3 3 19 549 197 318 34 1
Penobscot 3 0 1 2 0 416 120 270 26 0
Sagadahoc 4 0 1 1 2 95 36 58 1 1
York 23 0 2 2 19 352 115 232 5 0
Nonmetropolitan Counties Aroostook 7 0 0 0 7 50 11 30 9 0
Franklin 12 0 5 0 7 43 17 24 2 0
Hancock 1 0 0 0 1 141 35 97 9 0
Kennebec 16 0 6 1 9 260 116 131 13 0
Knox 11 0 3 0 8 209 50 149 10 0
Lincoln 37 0 11 0 26 185 69 111 5 0
Oxford 20 0 7 0 13 413 142 259 12 1
Piscataquis 4 0 0 0 4 92 29 55 8 1
Somerset 25 0 10 0 15 433 138 265 30 0
Waldo 11 0 7 1 3 146 68 66 12 2
Washington 8 0 0 3 5 102 37 56 9 1
  • 1 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.