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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 59%
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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 peopleSheffield/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)945 (estimate)2,1592,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.06.5
Rapen/an/an/a43.238.4
Robberyn/an/an/a66.973.9
Assaultn/an/an/a191.6279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)135 (estimate)309388
Burglaryn/an/an/a318.8314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,359.81,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a171.7246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)809 (estimate)1,8501,958

Key findings

  • Sheffield crime rates are 60% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sheffield are 65% lower than the national average
  • In Sheffield you have a 1 in 106 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sheffield is safer than 71% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sheffield has decreased by 8%

Sheffield crime map

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The Sheffield crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Sheffield 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 Sheffield crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Sheffield (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sheffield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sheffield is 1 in 740
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sheffield is 1 in 124
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sheffield is 1 in 106

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

      Sheffield police department

      ItemSheffieldOhioNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a17,044558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

      Sex offenders in Ohio

      StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /100K
      Ohio17,872156266
      There are a total of 17,872 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Avon Lake, OH23,22116214231
      Olmsted Falls, OH8,88945203248
      Rocky River, OH20,21155276331
      North Ridgeville, OH31,83238325363
      Grafton, OH6,07536373409
      Brunswick, OH34,57849540589
      Fairview Park, OH16,47344603647
      Sheffield, OH4,045135809945

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lenwood, CA4,0454592,2222,682
      Burgaw, NC4,0453353,2763,611
      Pocola, OK4,045315678993
      Northwest Harwich, MA4,044188641828
      Tabor City, NC4,0443352,4872,822
      Sheffield, OH4,045135809945
      Source: The Sheffield, OH 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.