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Criminal statistics for the state of Maine

Total Crime - In 2006, Maine had a Total Crime Index of 2634.2 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 4% from the previous year, 2005. The Total Crime Index was up 0.5% since 2000, but down 39.7% since 1980 Maine's Total Crime Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Maine had a Violent Crime Index of 115.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 2.6% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 7.1% since 2002, but down 41% since 1981. Maine's Violent Crime Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Maine's 2006 Property Crime Index was 2518.7 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was up 4.1% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was up 2.7% since 2003, but down 39.7% since 1980. Maine's Property Crime Index has been declining during the past twenty five years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Maine Murder Rate was 1.7 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 21.4% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was up 54.5% since 2002, but down 46.9% since 1981. Maine's Murder Rate has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Maine's Forcible Rape Index was 25.7 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 4% from the previous year in 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 100.7% since 1981, but down 11.7% since 2002. Maine's Forcible Rape Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Maine was 29.1 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 18.7% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 50% since 1999, but down 10.5% since 1981. Maine's Robbery Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Aggravated Assault - Maine's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 59 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4.6% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 3.8% since 2002, but down 59.9% since 1981. Maine's Aggravated Assault Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Maine had a Burglary Index of 512.9 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 6.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 2% since 2003, but down 58.8% since 1981. Maine's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Maine was 1904.3 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was up 3.6% since 2003, but down 31.4% since 1980. Maine's Larceny Theft Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Maine was 101.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was down 2.3% since 2000 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 53.8%. Maine's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.