Mexico, ME Arrest Records

Mexico, ME is among the most violent cities in the USA with 5.41 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 102nd safest city in Maine among the 102 cities.
Mexico, ME property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 62.93 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 118 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 23.87% compared to 2015.

Mexico Crime Rate

Total arrests in Mexico 2016 decreased by 13.24% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 13 to 14 while non-violent crime decreased by 14.66% from 191 to 163.

5 Crimes In Mexico, ME in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 118
Burglary 44
Legacy rape 7
Aggravated assault 5
Robbery 2

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 Mexico 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 Mexico increased by 7.69% from 2015 and increased by 250% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 14. In 2016 violent crime rate in Mexico was 15.19% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.541%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Mexico decreased by 14.66% from 2015 and increased by 63% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 100 to 163. In 2016 property crime rate in Mexico was 121.41% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 6.293%.

How Mexico stands up against other cities

Mexico vs. Searsport

You’ll be in more risk in Mexico compared to Searsport that had 84.96% lower crime rate compared to Mexico according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.7722 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Searsport city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Searsport.

Mexico vs. Dixfield

You’ll be in more risk in Mexico compared to Dixfield that had 77.41% lower crime rate compared to Mexico 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 Dixfield city.
Larceny rates of 45.5598 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 6.9050 in Dixfield.

Names with the most arrests in Mexico

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.33% are people aged between 10-20.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Mexico is 1.06% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 18.72 daily crimes that occur in Mexico.
  • Mexico is more violent than Searsport.
  • In Mexico you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Mexico have decreased by 13.24%.