Table 8

MASSACHUSETTS
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2006

City Population Violent crime Murder and
nonnegligent manslaughter
Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft Arson1
Abington 16,4495104740291104145420
Acton 20,68611063237258300145
Acushnet 10,60725012221386562113
Adams 8,50625050201805311980
Agawam 28,7714304435441172225446
Amesbury 16,743480334225546195141
Amherst 34,252700151441363171158341
Arlington 41,47251188346122163603612
Ashburnham 6,0176100563342630
Ashfield 1,8360000096210
Ashland 15,644260701976264371
Attleboro 43,643134010319393121261210710
Auburn2 16,499 074 46389349255
Avon 4,366280013151551313390
Ayer 7,271260602097316063
Barnstable 48,113330133322641,320508725877
Barre 5,4123305028903049110
Becket 1,797200023316161 
Bedford 12,53720002104228020
Belchertown 14,042230311920172113163
Bellingham 15,879180131426869186131
Belmont 23,511140221019662118162
Berkley 6,4139000945152370
Berlin 2,705300302602420
Beverly 40,116112013198066499533320
Billerica 40,203320242663487500470
Blackstone 9,1112603221134319670
Bolton 4,4625010440122711
Boston 562,3937,533752752,6984,48525,0944,12116,8974,076 
Bourne2 19,472 115 6472573484210
Boxborough 5,092601052922610
Boylston 4,285100013892900
Brewster 10,304602131835312910
Bridgewater 25,875150031224898137130
Brimfield 3,66140004114610
Brockton2 95,200 842266 3,4986732,16366222
Brookline2 55,9241747 1,05021877854 
Buckland 2,00730003123810
Burlington 23,43930001218697163506280
Cambridge 100,7374582112082373,2836842,376223 
Canton 21,70137025302184516490
Carlisle 4,85810001113800
Carver 11,6312813222103425384
Charlton 12,55027011251443490201
Chelmsford 33,962400253361581497370
Chelsea2 32,713 027179 1,3183456653088
Cheshire 3,3770000032100
Chicopee 55,009368122582871,7234251,07222611
Clinton 14,079150011460154501
Cohasset 7,26580008116258923
Concord 16,93416010151873515024
Cummington 99400000128310
Dalton 6,7401802115100277032
Danvers 26,202571384592974799563
Dartmouth 31,5781111416901,004213727647
Dedham 23,87916009743548354330
Deerfield 4,81570007110327082
Dennis 15,9866312753552175351260
Douglas 7,9329011733151531
Dracut 29,066330392136273253360
Dudley 10,877290002960392100
East Bridgewater 13,94222001211503998130
East Brookfield 2,12450005165920
Easthampton2 16,100 001 18153112166
Easton 23,166190010919336146111
Edgartown 3,959700071291411500
Egremont 1,3641000145113220
Erving 1,553100012081020
Everett 37,0581280655671,1102626641842
Fairhaven 16,31975231159531208298250
Falmouth 33,846157111221231,0844895237210
Fitchburg2 40,286 12647 1,089306693904
Foxborough 16,411510843916069838 
Framingham 65,45116328331201,5712231,160188 
Franklin 31,079803141101780130
Freetown 9,03335023301383492121
Gardner 21,034109081982544147354439
Georgetown 8,089200025610460 
Gill 1,401200023372420
Gloucester 30,8984307122456580460250
Goshen 9632000241120
Grafton 16,9912502320832943112
Granby 6,38270106782246100
Great Barrington 7,4862702223124239470
Greenfield2 17,941 01512 511227244405
Groton 10,5002011028101710
Hadley 4,8519013515136104110
Halifax 7,8569001848143040
Hamilton 8,3995010464303040
Hanover 14,186100102664122050
Hanson2 9,986 021 114307864
Hardwick 2,671160201427101520
Harvard 6,110701062881823
Harwich 12,751320113021795110122
Hatfield 3,302100101814400
Haverhill 60,604285015562141,69876972120815
Hingham 21,636230131934446283151
Hinsdale 1,822900091410130
Holbrook 10,840120327216761319 
Holden 16,69221020198767652
Holliston 13,9307010672184862
Holyoke2 40,198 23881 2,1543741,47230812
Hopedale 6,2817010654163081
Hopkinton 14,197621039998550
Hubbardston 4,378150201336102332
Hudson 19,0573011118219135280
Hull2 11,348 141 1224863112
Ipswich 13,38250104199979660
Kingston 12,532220031927425228213
Lakeville 10,703500051162876121
Lancaster 6,88617053951143251
Lawrence 71,7436585121954461,652528597527 
Lee 5,92021000214173310
Leicester 11,033210221714728105141
Lenox 5,1871000157154110
Leominster2 42,055 01546 1,144217833946
Lexington 30,44816010152455218671
Lincoln 7,979400043682800
Littleton 8,641901175294030
Longmeadow 15,663801341915413341
Lowell 103,72992013402136543,3527532,073526 
Ludlow 22,07815007827461179340
Lunenburg 10,084110128133349540
Lynn 89,3228524342695453,0009801,439581 
Lynnfield 11,61517005121736296152
Malden 56,20726605941671,4163419121634
Manchester-by-the-Sea 5,367000007807530
Mansfield 23,1153702530371140219122
Marblehead 20,419130211025548193143
Marion 5,3511300211116268642
Marshfield 25,040150231022027177160
Mashpee 14,366570145233597216228
Mattapoisett 6,51816001158587610
Maynard 10,29114011123633120
Medfield 12,41711002967204341
Medford 53,845691745161,4212611,035125 
Medway 12,8895001480106820
Melrose 26,5234401123132678226220
Mendon 5,789120101136102240
Merrimac 6,3985010461213551
Methuen 44,877920326631,012209704993
Middleboro 21,3255904550430144235511
Middleton 9,32912000127106920
Millbury2 13,540 060 18948123183
Millville 2,96130003146620
Milton 26,190250012132462920512 
Monson 8,81617010161135448111
Montague 8,45938012351615890131
Nahant2 3,613 000 3853210
Natick 32,135490444168694552402
Needham 28,589500412383919541
New Bedford 93,6611,1437582837953,1408421,86643238
Newburyport 17,519230421720343149110
Newton 83,65814318231111,0551898293710
Norfolk 10,553200025364250
North Adams 14,09493115176571240297341
Northampton 28,888113061295822117634714
North Attleboro 28,302471163972895591422
Northborough 14,76300000119199641
Northbridge 14,301230601719758124153
North Brookfield2 4,843 012 28121330
Northfield 3,2496010568263480
North Reading 14,0336003354212760
Norwell 10,458100127119348230
Norwood 28,6494501123260394439701
Oak Bluffs 3,810130101284345000
Oakham 1,908300032761652
Orange 7,713350213219882100162
Orleans2 6,497 000 1702614040
Oxford 13,8004705339933146163
Palmer 13,0034304142525386149188
Paxton 4,585190021721101010
Peabody 51,5471212427881,1661868791013
Pembroke 18,204280032520958140110
Pepperell 11,47770007110317541
Pittsfield 44,124343140362661,240348804885
Plainville 8,070340152816346106110
Plymouth 55,253105052278681145506302
Princeton 3,544200021881000
Provincetown2 3,447 011 1921317540
Quincy 90,792305323921871,6844731,05815316
Randolph 30,6511561193110572195544821
Raynham 13,579310452242961320481
Reading 23,30316007920235157100
Rehoboth 11,32420042141433394160
Revere 46,082255012681751,53929794929312
Rochester 5,3424000459332420
Rockland 17,94620018113416122258 
Rowley 5,8808103444162711
Royalston 1,3761101010117310
Rutland 7,491140301145182250
Salem 42,0071220102686877191627590
Salisbury2 8,334 082 1867591202
Sandwich 20,8514905143263107143131
Saugus2 27,077 01040 1,011333601772
Savoy 7292010133000
Scituate 18,22918000181514110370
Seekonk 13,7503402112150079378430
Sharon 17,31040013126229952
Shelburne 2,06600000112810
Sherborn 4,2481010026131122
Shirley 7,658300032471430
Shrewsbury 33,373260921534430297171
Somerset 18,682550115335167260244
Somerville 75,4133222191291721,9544341,2043166
Southampton2 5,876 000 5083931
Southborough 9,6161000151123360
Southbridge 17,33876071653355154177244
South Hadley 17,166310812226966190133
Southwick 9,6051002081393692112
Spencer 12,165370043315729110181
Springfield 152,6442,260151156821,4488,7472,1784,9631,60675
Sterling 7,817130101257351661
Stockbridge 2,2709000956143931
Stoneham 21,71224006183828227624 
Stow 6,2164001342251611
Sturbridge 8,91321030181433710150
Sudbury 17,1693010288127510
Sunderland 3,826110011033161701
Sutton 9,0438011694375071
Swansea 16,348402353029956203401
Taunton 56,58929019682121,0884075371442
Templeton 7,536110137854528123
Tewksbury 29,218420772848972376411
Tisbury 3,835130101214131100100
Topsfield 6,220100013662820
Townsend 9,34110010106228220
Truro 2,177000001911800
Tyngsboro 11,406180031515638101172
Upton 6,4353000355113681
Uxbridge 12,48421030181234964102
Wakefield 24,723572394327045202230
Walpole 23,251180601227133220180
Waltham 59,91498082070690113528491
Ware 10,06532073221544297158
Wareham2 21,424 1524 695231406582
Warren 5,075350602940201552
Watertown 32,497370292654977452200
Wayland 13,0805022193127650
Webster 16,95280081755310102175333
Wellesley 27,14019020172507317431
Wellfleet 2,8398000883117110
Wenham 4,6781001050262310
Westborough 18,845280222426753189253
West Boylston 7,7451002081662013790
West Brookfield 3,918110001144132560
Westfield2 40,769 1119 643260331529
Westford 21,590302011481213420
Westhampton 1,5771000172500
West Newbury 4,33215010142561720
Westport 15,162340113221610993140
West Springfield 28,15710611029661,2702359051305
West Tisbury 2,6870000090900
Westwood 13,984120021015322121102
Whately 1,594500143372510
Wilbraham 14,087260402218932143141
Williamstown 8,288903062022716691
Wilmington 21,60130044223936830718 
Winchendon 10,165490204718458109173
Winchester 21,30811003830749241170
Winthrop 17,1726603657154747731
Woburn 37,37091052957803100641622
Worcester 176,9561,49661243889785,6711,2313,45298816
Yarmouth2 24,769 0411 736318387313

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