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Calais, Maine Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Calais, Maine. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Calais compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Calais, Maine, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,592 total crimes reported in Calais, Maine (217 of them violent). Of the 199 crimes that take place per year in Calais, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Calais, Maine 199 times a year.

Total Crime in Calais, Maine (2001-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999 or 2000, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Calais, Maine for 8 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Calais changed little. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 58%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general rise in crime over the last 8 years in Calais. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least two hundred for Calais, Maine in 2009.

Crime Trends in Calais, Maine (2001-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Calais, Maine (2001-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Calais, Maine law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Calais conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.