Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Maine

Maine has a population of 1,332,813. The state ranks in the #50 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #29 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 1.61 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 1.27%. You are 8.41 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Maine.

Maine

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 9
  • 6
  • 3
  • 0
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General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 1,332,813
Black Population 16,990
Black Population % 1.27%
White Population 1,244,525
White Population % 93.38%
Hispanic Population 21,421
Hispanic Population % 1.61%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 31
Blacks killed by police 1
Whites killed by police 27
Hispanics killed by police 1
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 112.2 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 165.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 11.6%
Most dangerous city Augusta