Fort Fairfield, ME Arrest Records

Fort Fairfield, ME is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.50 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 18th safest city in Maine among the 102 cities.
Fort Fairfield, ME property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 7.81 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 21 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 46.15% compared to 2015.

Fort Fairfield Crime Rate

Total arrests in Fort Fairfield 2016 decreased by 39.22% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 2 to 5 while non-violent crime decreased by 46.94% from 49 to 26.

5 Crimes In Fort Fairfield, ME in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 21
Aggravated assault 5
Burglary 5
Murder 0
Revised rape 0

Other Cities in Maine with the Most Arrests

Among the 102 cities in state the most dangerous is Portland with 196 violent crimes that’s 15.63% of total of 1,254. Mexico has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 22 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Mexico 68.34
Skowhegan 46.61
Bangor 43.86
Rumford 43.39
Waterville 42.82

Safest Cities in Maine

Are you planning a move to Maine? Here are the safest cities in Maine with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Fort Fairfield is 1 out of 653 down by 0.03% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Brewer and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Cumberland.

City Arrests
Richmond 3.83
Rangeley 6.09
Fort Kent 6.35
Monmouth 6.74
North Berwick 6.85

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Fort Fairfield increased by 150% from 2015 and decreased by 37.5% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 8 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Fort Fairfield was 68% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.15%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Fort Fairfield decreased by 46.94% from 2015 and decreased by 21.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 33 to 26. In 2016 property crime rate in Fort Fairfield was 72.53% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.781%.

How Fort Fairfield stands up against other cities

Fort Fairfield vs. Fryeburg

You’ll be in more safety in Fort Fairfield compared to Fryeburg that had 11.07% higher crime rate compared to Fort Fairfield according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Fryeburg city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5908 in Fryeburg.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Fort Fairfield is 0.72% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.55 daily crimes that occur in Fort Fairfield.
  • In Fort Fairfield you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Fort Fairfield have decreased by 39.22%.