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Criminal statistics for the state of Vermont

Total Crime - In 2006, Vermont had a Total Crime Index of 2441.3 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 2.2% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 3.6% since 2002 and down even more in 1981, down 51.8%. Vermont's Total Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Violent Crime - Vermont had a Violent Crime Index of 136.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 8.7% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 40.9% since 1994, but down 23.7% since 1980. Vermont's Violent Crime Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Property Crime - Vermont's 2006 Property Crime Index was 2304.7 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 2.8% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was up 3.4% since 2003, but down 53.3% since 1981. Vermont's Property Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Vermont Murder Rate was 1.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 46.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was up 90% since 1994, but down 55.9% since 1981. Vermont's Murder Rate has been declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Vermont's Forcible Rape Index was 24 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 2.5% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 37.1% since 2001, but down 41.2% since 1983. Vermont's Forcible Rape Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Vermont was 17.6 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 44.2% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 97.7% since 1992, but down 54.8% since 1980. Vermont's Robbery Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Aggravated Assault - Vermont's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 93 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 6.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 66% since 1994, but down 14.3% since 1980. Vermont's Aggravated Assault Index has been steadily increasing during the past twenty five years.
Burglary - In 2006, Vermont had a Burglary Index of 528.9 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 3.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 8.5% since 2003, but down 66.1% since 1981. Vermont's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Vermont was 1681.8 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was up 2.8% since 2003, but down 46.3% since 1982. Vermont's Larceny Theft Index has significantly been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Vermont was 93.9 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 4% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was down 10.9% since 1992 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 68.2%. Vermont's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.