Table 8

MAINE

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by City, 2015

City Population 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
Ashland 1,241 0 0 0 0 0 14 8 4 2 0
Auburn 22,880 23 0 7 4 12 727 88 620 19 2
Augusta 18,608 80 1 14 20 45 950 142 794 14 4
Baileyville 1,455 1 0 0 0 1 16 4 10 2 1
Bangor 32,455 56 1 5 19 31 1,276 173 1,086 17 5
Bar Harbor 5,328 5 0 4 0 1 82 6 73 3 0
Bath 8,284 4 0 0 0 4 188 14 169 5 1
Belfast 6,680 8 0 4 0 4 218 59 147 12 0
Berwick 7,552 4 0 1 1 2 105 38 63 4 2
Biddeford 21,355 103 0 14 26 63 1,012 131 866 15 4
Boothbay Harbor 2,173 7 2 0 0 5 26 1 24 1 0
Brewer 9,279 4 0 0 1 3 207 14 191 2 0
Bridgton 5,378 8 0 2 1 5 187 53 123 11 0
Brownville 1,197 1 0 0 0 1 15 4 11 0 0
Brunswick 20,490 20 0 6 2 12 340 50 279 11 1
Bucksport 4,944 9 0 1 0 8 66 16 49 1 0
Buxton 8,169 11 0 3 2 6 90 19 64 7 1
Calais 2,976 4 0 2 0 2 120 15 105 0 0
Camden 4,836 2 0 0 0 2 32 4 26 2 1
Cape Elizabeth 9,230 0 0 0 0 0 86 23 62 1 0
Caribou 7,799 4 1 0 1 2 147 22 113 12 2
Carrabassett Valley 776 0 0 0 0 0 28 3 25 0 0
Clinton 3,349 6 0 2 0 4 36 12 23 1 0
Cumberland 7,641 0 0 0 0 0 18 6 6 6 0
Damariscotta 2,214 7 0 3 1 3 45 11 34 0 0
Dexter 3,812 2 0 0 0 2 61 6 54 1 0
Dixfield 2,472 1 0 0 1 0 44 17 24 3 0
Dover-Foxcroft 4,018 10 0 1 0 9 86 19 65 2 1
East Millinocket 3,002 0 0 0 0 0 52 6 45 1 0
Eastport 1,258 3 1 2 0 0 20 4 14 2 0
Eliot 6,322 4 0 2 0 2 18 5 13 0 0
Ellsworth 7,870 13 0 3 2 8 303 48 250 5 0
Fairfield 6,527 15 0 3 5 7 220 31 181 8 0
Falmouth 11,874 4 0 0 1 3 129 29 96 4 1
Farmington 7,579 6 0 5 0 1 105 17 87 1 0
Fort Fairfield 3,381 2 0 0 0 2 49 7 39 3 0
Fort Kent 3,992 3 0 0 0 3 23 4 17 2 0
Freeport 8,314 8 0 1 5 2 152 15 135 2 0
Fryeburg 3,387 9 1 2 1 5 32 8 24 0 1
Gardiner 5,646 5 0 3 1 1 184 19 159 6 0
Gorham 17,190 7 0 0 1 6 180 60 115 5 1
Gouldsboro 1,741 0 0 0 0 0 28 7 19 2 0
Greenville 1,596 2 0 0 0 2 27 6 20 1 0
Hallowell 2,318 1 0 0 0 1 36 5 30 1 0
Hampden 7,427 3 0 3 0 0 53 8 45 0 0
Holden 3,094 0 0 0 0 0 39 12 25 2 0
Houlton 5,903 9 1 4 1 3 193 17 171 5 1
Islesboro 568 0 0 0 0 0 9 3 5 1 0
Jay 4,770 9 0 5 1 3 61 17 40 4 0
Kennebunk 11,185 4 0 0 0 4 77 13 62 2 0
Kennebunkport 3,571 4 0 1 0 3 33 3 28 2 0
Kittery 9,689 10 0 1 2 7 121 11 110 0 1
Lewiston 36,232 68 0 22 20 26 732 180 511 41 4
Limestone 2,224 1 0 0 0 1 14 6 8 0 0
Lincoln 5,058 3 0 2 0 1 116 25 88 3 0
Lisbon 8,854 10 0 6 0 4 121 24 93 4 0
Livermore Falls 3,134 4 0 0 2 2 39 10 28 1 0
Machias 2,112 7 0 2 1 4 48 16 31 1 0
Madawaska 3,860 5 0 0 0 5 58 8 49 1 0
Madison 4,670 2 0 0 0 2 68 8 57 3 0
Mechanic Falls 3,003 6 0 1 0 5 31 2 29 0 0
Mexico 2,594 13 0 10 1 2 191 34 155 2 2
Milbridge 1,294 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 11 0 0
Millinocket 4,378 5 1 0 0 4 50 15 33 2 0
Milo 2,258 5 0 0 0 5 31 4 27 0 0
Monmouth 4,062 2 0 1 0 1 29 11 17 1 0
Mount Desert 2,073 0 0 0 0 0 39 2 36 1 0
Newport 3,242 2 0 0 1 1 62 12 49 1 0
North Berwick 4,668 1 0 0 0 1 44 20 23 1 1
Norway 4,925 11 0 7 0 4 107 21 84 2 0
Oakland 6,212 8 3 3 0 2 73 17 54 2 2
Ogunquit 917 2 0 0 0 2 29 4 25 0 0
Old Orchard Beach 8,790 17 0 3 2 12 266 43 211 12 4
Old Town 7,658 6 0 1 2 3 164 19 142 3 1
Orono 10,753 6 0 1 1 4 164 21 140 3 0
Oxford 4,040 5 0 1 0 4 172 14 157 1 0
Paris 5,097 3 0 2 1 0 79 19 57 3 0
Phippsburg 2,225 0 0 0 0 0 13 2 10 1 0
Pittsfield 4,063 0 0 0 0 0 34 6 28 0 0
Portland 66,816 215 2 33 99 81 2,022 266 1,687 69 2
Presque Isle 9,232 20 0 6 8 6 248 36 203 9 1
Rangeley 1,160 0 0 0 0 0 11 2 6 3 0
Richmond 3,377 4 0 0 2 2 16 7 9 0 0
Rockland 7,202 1 0 0 0 1 198 27 167 4 1
Rockport 3,368 1 0 0 0 1 16 4 12 0 0
Rumford 5,664 8 0 6 1 1 262 55 205 2 5
Sabattus 5,059 8 0 2 0 6 51 22 23 6 1
Saco 19,146 28 1 7 7 13 402 53 332 17 1
Sanford 20,936 49 0 14 8 27 723 113 583 27 5
Scarborough 19,682 11 0 5 2 4 374 32 339 3 1
Searsport 2,629 1 0 1 0 0 31 15 15 1 0
Skowhegan 8,424 21 0 12 0 9 399 35 352 12 5
South Berwick 7,340 12 0 1 1 10 44 12 31 1 0
South Portland 25,540 24 0 9 4 11 602 57 528 17 3
Southwest Harbor 1,773 0 0 0 0 0 40 3 35 2 0
Thomaston 2,766 1 0 0 0 1 89 6 82 1 0
Topsham 8,703 2 0 0 0 2 117 18 95 4 0
Van Buren 2,065 1 0 1 0 0 29 1 26 2 0
Veazie 1,875 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0
Waldoboro 5,004 4 0 1 1 2 57 19 36 2 0
Washburn 1,602 1 0 1 0 0 20 6 13 1 0
Waterville 16,300 43 0 11 8 24 718 61 638 19 2
Wells 10,118 6 0 2 2 2 111 42 64 5 0
Westbrook 17,989 54 0 12 10 32 410 63 330 17 1
Willimantic 143 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wilton 3,973 4 0 0 0 4 38 7 27 4 0
Windham 17,740 7 0 0 1 6 295 42 250 3 1
Winslow 7,602 7 0 2 0 5 82 18 63 1 1
Winter Harbor 516 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 6 1 0
Winthrop 5,962 4 0 2 0 2 112 40 72 0 0
Wiscasset 3,660 2 0 0 0 2 51 14 36 1 0
Yarmouth 8,552 2 0 1 0 1 67 19 46 2 0
York 12,870 7 0 2 1 4 151 23 122 6 0
  • 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.