When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Chelsea, MA. All reported Chelsea, MA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Chelsea, MA overall crime rate is 62% higher than in comparison to the Massachusetts average; and is also 18% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Chelsea, MA, the rate is 176% higher than compared to the Massachusetts average, and 190% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Chelsea, MA comes in at 36% higher than to the average seen in Massachusetts, and 7% lower than the overall national average.