Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Connecticut

Connecticut has a population of 3,581,504. The state ranks in the #46 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #47 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 15.69 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 9.82%. You are 2.84 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Connecticut.

Connecticut

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 12
  • 8
  • 4
  • 0
12 3 4 6 6 1 4 4
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 3,581,504
Black Population 351,817
Black Population % 9.82%
White Population 2,418,696
White Population % 67.53%
Hispanic Population 561,791
Hispanic Population % 15.69%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 36
Blacks killed by police 7
Whites killed by police 19
Hispanics killed by police 6
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 207.4 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 338.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 10.4%
Most dangerous city Hartford