Reported Annual Crime In Chicopee

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChicopee/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,690n/a (estimate)3,0272,2492,962
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChicopee/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a025
Rape30n/a543237
Robbery59n/a10690102
Assault124n/a222268233
Violent crime213n/a (estimate)382391366
Burglary455n/a815370543
Theft921n/a1,6501,3651,837
Vehicle theft101n/a181123216
Property crime1,477n/a (estimate)2,6451,8572,596
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Chicopee, MA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Chicopee, MA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Chicopee, MA crime rates are 35% higher than in comparison to the Massachusetts mean and are 2% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Chicopee, MA has a rate that is 3% lower than the Massachusetts average; compared to the United States, it is 4% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Chicopee, MA is 42% higher than its state's mean, and 2% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Chicopee is 2% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.29 daily crimes that occur in Chicopee.
  • Chicopee is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Chicopee you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Chicopee has decreased by 8%.

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Daily Crime In Chicopee (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Chicopee, MA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Massachusetts and on a national scale. In Chicopee, MA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.35 times more than the Massachusetts average and 1.02 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Chicopee, MA is 1.03 times less than the Massachusetts average and 1.04 times more than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Chicopee, MA has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.42 times more than the Massachusetts average and 1.02 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Chicopee (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Chicopee, MA compared to every other city in Massachusetts as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Chicopee, MA ranks safer than 18% of every city located within Massachusetts along with 26% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Massachusetts and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Chicopee, MA. As a result, Chicopee, MA is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chicopee

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chicopee is 1 in 263
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chicopee is 1 in 38
The chance of being a victim of crime in Chicopee is 1 in 34
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Chicopee, MA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Chicopee, MA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 263. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 38 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Chicopee, MA is 1 in 34.

Year Over Year Crime In Chicopee (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Chicopee, MA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Chicopee, MA has decreased by 22%, the amount of property crime in Chicopee, MA has decreased by 6%, and the total amount of crime in Chicopee, MA has decreased by 8% year to year.

Chicopee police department

ItemChicopeeMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)13211,659504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.23.3
There are a total of 132 Chicopee police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.8% greater than the Massachusetts average and 27.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Massachusetts

StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
Massachusetts3,87661222
There are a total of 3,876 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 61 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Suffield Depot, CT1,45834327362
North Granby, CT1,86347452500
Somers, CT1,80575713788
Salmon Brook, CT2,57580763843
Crystal Lake, CT2,42180764844
Chicopee, MA55,3263822,6453,027

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Carson City, NV55,1846242,5593,183
New Brunswick, NJ55,1517442,8153,559
Chicopee, MA55,3263822,6453,027
Source: The Chicopee, MA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2014. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.