Crime by County - 1997

VERMONT CRIME BY COUNTY
County Estimated
1996
Population
Percent
of
Statewide
Population
Part I Crimes

 #           %

Part II Crimes

#             %

Crime Rate per
Thousand
Part I      Part II Addison
34,983
5.94
929
4.34
1,882
3.51
26.56
53.80
Bennington
35,926
6.10
1,045
4.89
3,115
5.81
29.09
86.71
Caledonia
28,781
4.89
716
3.35
2,285
4.26
24.88
79.39
Chittenden
141,798
24.09
7,252
33.90
16,103
30.05
51.14
113.56
Essex
6,311
1.07
111
0.52
162
0.30
17.59
25.67
Franklin
43,303
7.36
1,490
6.97
3,225
6.02
34.41
74.48
Grand Isle
5,990
1.02
212
0.99
288
0.54
35.39
48.08
Lamoille
21,802
3.70
975
4.56
2,130
3.97
44.72
97.70
Orange
27,033
4.59
539
2.52
1,530
2.86
19.94
56.60
Orleans
25,623
4.35
955
4.46
2,167
4.04
37.27
84.57
Rutland
62,402
10.60
1,846
8.63
5,238
9.77
29.58
83.94
Washington
56,725
9.64
2,065
9.65
5,851
10.92
36.40
103.15
Windham
42,973
7.30
1,812
8.47
4,861
9.07
42.17
113.12
Windsor
55,008
9.34
1,445
6.75
4,749
8.86
26.27
86.33
TOTAL*
588,658
 
21,392
 
53,586
 
36.34
91.03

* Crimes that were not attributed to a township location are excluded from all county and township analyses. They are, however, included in the statewide analysis. Therefore, the totals in this and succeeding tables differ from those in the statewide criminal statistics.