Maryland crime statistics indicate a total downward trend in crime based on data from 13 years when violent crime was decreasing and property crime was decreasing.
Based on this report, the crime rate in Maryland for 2017 is expected to be lower than in 2012 when the state violent crime rate was higher than the national violent crime rate
average by 23.23% and the state property crime rate was lower than the national property crime rate
average by 3.7%.
Maryland crime rates by city (Large cities)