Fall River, MA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
2,269
Total Crimes
2,535.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-1.26%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Fall River, MA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Fall River is 2,535.9 per 100,000 people. That's -1.26% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 58.35% higher than the Massachusetts total crime rate of 1,601.4 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Fall River SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
7

How Does Fall River Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Fall River
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,269 2,535.9 1,601.4 2,568.4
Murder 1 1.1 2.0 5.0
Robbery 118 131.9 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 713 796.9 241.2 246.8
Violent Crime 908 1,014.8 338.1 368.9
Burglary 388 433.6 200.8 376.0
Larceny 764 853.9 966.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 209 233.6 95.7 228.9
Property Crime 1,361 1,521.1 1,263.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Fall River

908
Violent Crimes
1,014.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
175.09%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 98.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Fall River each year. That compares to a 1 in 295.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Fall River is 1,014.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 175.09% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 200.14% higher than the Massachusetts violent crime rate of 338.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Fall River

1,361
Property Crimes
1,521.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-30.84%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 65.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Fall River each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Fall River is 1,521.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -30.84% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 20.40% higher than the Massachusetts property crime rate of 1,263.3 per 100,000 people.

Fall River Crime Compared To Massachusetts Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Massachusetts.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Fall River

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Providence, RI 180,169 6,498 3,606.6 3,152.0 454.6
New Bedford, MA 95,106 3,028 3,183.8 2,549.8 634.0
Pawtucket, RI 71,892 2,203 3,064.3 2,617.8 446.5
Taunton, MA 57,304 599 1,045.3 621.2 424.1
Attleboro, MA 44,719 627 1,402.1 1,182.9 219.1
Bridgewater, MA 27,584 173 627.2 420.5 206.6
Central Falls, RI 19,293 376 1,948.9 1,518.7 430.2
Somerset, MA 18,166 194 1,067.9 853.2 214.7
Tiverton, RI 15,835 183 1,155.7 1,054.6 101.0
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