Boylston, MA Arrest Records

Boylston, MA is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.32 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 47th safest city in Massachusetts among the 269 cities.
Boylston, MA property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 4.61 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 14 burglary related arrests that decreased by 17.65% compared to 2015.

Boylston Crime Rate

Total arrests in Boylston 2016 decreased by 22.86% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 4 to 6 while non-violent crime decreased by 32.26% from 31 to 21.

5 Crimes In Boylston, MA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 14
Larceny-theft 7
Aggravated assault 6
Murder 0
Revised rape 0

Other Cities in Massachusetts with the Most Arrests

Among the 269 cities in state the most dangerous is Boston with 4,767 violent crimes that’s 19.78% of total of 24,103. Holyoke has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 19 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Holyoke 60.12
West Springfield 48.59
North Adams 46.65
Springfield 43.22
Hadley 43.19

Safest Cities in Massachusetts

Are you planning a move to Massachusetts? Here are the safest cities in Massachusetts with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Boylston is 1 out of 267 down by 0.05% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Franklin and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Wayland.

City Arrests
Wayland 0.80
Groveland 1.92
Norfolk 2.08
Topsfield 2.12
Norton 2.21

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Boylston increased by 50% from 2015 and increased by 200% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 2 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Boylston was 71.91% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.132%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Boylston decreased by 32.26% from 2015 and decreased by 58% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 50 to 21. In 2016 property crime rate in Boylston was 83.77% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.461%.

How Boylston stands up against other cities

Boylston vs. Sherborn

You’ll be in more risk in Boylston compared to Sherborn that had 37.53% lower crime rate compared to Boylston 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 lower than average 0.2316 in Sherborn city.
Larceny rates of 1.5381 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.3164 in Sherborn.

Boylston vs. Paxton

You’ll be in more risk in Boylston compared to Paxton that had 20.46% lower crime rate compared to Boylston 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 Paxton city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2052 in Paxton.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Boylston is 0.82% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.63 daily crimes that occur in Boylston.
  • Boylston is more violent than Sherborn.
  • In Boylston you have a 1 in 169 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Boylston have decreased by 22.86%.