Reported Annual Crime In Sheffield Lake

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSheffield Lake/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime122n/a (estimate)1,3582,7172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSheffield Lake/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.15.3
Rape5n/a55.750.341.7
Robbery2n/a22.399.598.0
Assault0n/a0.0141.6248.9
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)78298383
Burglary23n/a256.0502.4430.4
Theft84n/a935.11,743.01,694.4
Vehicle theft8n/a89.1173.7237.4
Property crime115n/a (estimate)1,2802,4192,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Sheffield Lake, OH is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 50% lower than the average of crimes committed in Ohio. It is also 51% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Sheffield Lake, OH shows a crime rate that is 74% lower than the Ohio average. The crime rate is also 80% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Sheffield Lake, OH is shown to be 47% lower than the Ohio average and 46% lower than the national average.
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The Sheffield Lake crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sheffield Lake as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Sheffield Lake crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sheffield Lake is 51% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.72 daily crimes that occur in Sheffield Lake.
  • Sheffield Lake is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sheffield Lake you have a 1 in 74 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sheffield Lake has decreased by 52%.

Compare Sheffield Lake, OH Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Sheffield Lake (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Sheffield Lake, OH per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Ohio and on a national level. In Sheffield Lake, OH the total number of daily crimes is 2.00 times less than the Ohio average and 2.02 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Sheffield Lake, OH is 3.82 times less than the Ohio average and 4.91 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Sheffield Lake, OH has a daily crime rate that is 1.89 times less than the Ohio average and 1.85 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Sheffield Lake (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Sheffield Lake, OH in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Ohio as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Sheffield Lake, OH to other cities in the state and across the country, Sheffield Lake, OH is 67% safer than other cities of Ohio and 75% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Ohio cities and all around the United States, Sheffield Lake, OH has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Sheffield Lake, OH crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sheffield Lake

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sheffield Lake is 1 in 1284
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sheffield Lake is 1 in 79
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sheffield Lake is 1 in 74
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Sheffield Lake, OH? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Sheffield Lake, OH, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 1284. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 79 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Sheffield Lake, OH is 1 in 74.

Year Over Year Crime In Sheffield Lake (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Sheffield Lake, OH is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Sheffield Lake, OH has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 73% in Sheffield Lake, OH, while property crimes in Sheffield Lake, OH have decreased by 49%. Crimes in total for Sheffield Lake, OH have decreased by 52% year over year.

Sheffield Lake police department

ItemSheffield LakeOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1617,044558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

Sex offenders in Ohio

StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /100K
Ohio17,925156222
There are a total of 17,925 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 30% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Olmsted Falls, OH8,88934348382
North Ridgeville, OH31,83251417467
Avon Lake, OH23,22134520554
Grafton, OH6,07516647663
Berea, OH18,94942742784
Vermilion, OH10,49129915944
South Amherst, OH1,723108876984
Sheffield Lake, OH9,055781,2801,358

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Alcoa, TN9,0588595,7666,625
Granbury, TX9,0521494,8935,042
La Plata, MD9,0594293,4533,882
Detroit Lakes, MN9,0601513,4953,646
Tuskegee, AL9,0509714,1175,088
Sheffield Lake, OH9,055781,2801,358
Source: The Sheffield Lake, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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