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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 38%
Property crime 42%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChelsea/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,464 (estimate)3,1852,489
Murdern/an/an/a7.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a42.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a381.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)235 (estimate)511379
Burglaryn/an/an/a531.9340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,886.11,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a256.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,229 (estimate)2,6742,110

Key findings

  • Chelsea crime rates are 41% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chelsea are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Chelsea you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chelsea is safer than 52% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chelsea has decreased by 5%

Chelsea crime map

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      Daily Crime In Chelsea (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chelsea

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chelsea is 1 in 426
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chelsea is 1 in 82
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chelsea is 1 in 69

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

      Chelsea police department

      ItemChelseaAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shoal Creek, AL1,44872375447
      Indian Springs Village, AL2,52980419500
      Highland Lakes, AL4,860133695827
      Westover, AL1,315137717855
      Helena, AL17,630315676990
      Brook Highland, AL6,6041668701,036
      Meadowbrook, AL8,5341799381,118
      Chelsea, AL11,7062351,2291,464

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lakewood Park, FL11,7064362,4762,912
      Lansing, KS11,706266506772
      Firestone, CO11,70939816855
      Leeds, AL11,7014392,3002,739
      Lakeland Village, CA11,6986263,3073,932
      Chelsea, AL11,7062351,2291,464
      Source: The Chelsea, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.