One of the best things about living in Maine is that crime is very low, in fact, Maine has the second lowest violent and property crime rate in the country. (Vermont has the lowest). However, parts of Maine still has there fair share of violence and crime.

Burglary: (based on per capita) 1. Rumford  2. Skowhegan  3. Bridgton

Murder and Non-Negligent Manslaughter: (based on per capita) 1. Gouldsboro 2. Wilton 3. Saco

Rape: (based on per capita) 1. Carrabasset Valley 2. Farmington 3. Waterville

Robbery: (based on per capita) 1. Augusta 2. Portland

Motor Vehicle Theft: (based on per capita) 1. Skowhegan 2. Presque Isle 3. Bridgton

Larceny Theft: (based on per capita) 1. Augusta  2. Skowhegan 3. Bangor

Arson: (based on per capita) 1. Augusta  2. Rockland 3. Bath

Aggravated Assault: (based on per capita) 1. Biddeford 2. Machias 3. Dover-Foxcroft

Overall Property Crime: (based on per capita) 1. Augusta  2. Skowhegan 3. Biddeford.

From 2014 FBI source data.