The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Shelby, NC for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Shelby, NC 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 Shelby, NC crime rates are 50% higher than in comparison to the North Carolina mean and are 62% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Shelby, NC has a rate that is 150% higher than the North Carolina average; compared to the United States, it is 133% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Shelby, NC is 37% higher than its state's mean, and 52% higher than the country's average.