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Total crime 97%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 127%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChiefland/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime101n/a (estimate)4,6312,1532,346
Murder0n/a0.05.96.5
Rape0n/a0.035.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.062.273.9
Assault4n/a183.4280.1279.7
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)183384388
Burglary49n/a2,246.7240.6314.2
Theft48n/a2,200.81,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0176.1246.0
Property crime97n/a (estimate)4,4481,7691,958

Key findings

  • Chiefland crime rates are 97% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chiefland are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Chiefland you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chiefland is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chiefland has increased by 82%

Chiefland crime map

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The Chiefland crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Chiefland as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Chiefland crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Chiefland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chiefland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chiefland is 1 in 546
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chiefland is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chiefland is 1 in 22

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

      Chiefland police department

      ItemChieflandFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1431,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents6.34.23.3
      There are a total of 14 Chiefland police officers. This results in 6.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 47.7% greater than the Florida average and 92.3% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Florida

      StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
      Florida53,771330266
      There are a total of 53,771 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 330 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 24% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Trenton, FL2,31546505551
      Fanning Springs, FL1,0941848491,033
      Manatee Road, FL2,9372181,0041,222
      Andrews, FL6385512,5403,091
      Bronson, FL8575732,6383,211
      Chiefland, FL2,2231834,4484,631

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      East Palatka, FL2,2222029291,131
      Villa Grove, IL2,2222198011,020
      North Vacherie, LA2,2222691,2131,482
      Bakerstown, PA2,22261258319
      Trucksville, PA2,224168708876
      Chiefland, FL2,2231834,4484,631
      Source: The Chiefland, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.