Richmond, ME Arrest Records

Richmond, ME is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.59 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 2nd safest city in Maine among the 102 cities.
Richmond, ME property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 3.24 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 6 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 33.33% compared to 2015.

Richmond Crime Rate

Total arrests in Richmond 2016 decreased by 35% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 31.25% from 16 to 11.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 6
Burglary 5
Aggravated assault 2
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 Richmond 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 Richmond decreased by 50% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Richmond was 87.44% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.059%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Richmond decreased by 31.25% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Richmond was 88.6% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.324%.

How Richmond stands up against other cities

Richmond vs. Fryeburg

You’ll be in more safety in Richmond compared to Fryeburg that had 169.95% higher crime rate compared to Richmond according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Fryeburg city.
Larceny rates of 1.7678 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.7947 in Fryeburg.

Names with the most arrests in Richmond

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Richmond is 0.88% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.05 daily crimes that occur in Richmond.
  • In Richmond you have a 1 in 261 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Richmond have decreased by 35%.

Latest Arrest and Mugshot from Richmond, ME



  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth: 01-02-1982 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 12-06-2013 12:57:00
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  • Sex: Male
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  • Height: 601
  • Weight: 230
  • Hair:
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Maine
  • Address: RICHMOND , ME
  • State: Maine
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  • Booking Date: 2013-12-06 12:57:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Somerset, Maine arrested Brian Lee Plante on December 06, 2013. Plante is weighs 230 and brown eyes.  All criminal suspects including Brian Lee Plante are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Somerset County Law Enforcement.