Reported Annual Crime In Shelby

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleShelby/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,568 (estimate)3,4802,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleShelby/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.45.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.440.4
Robberyn/an/an/a96.4102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a388.2248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)240 (estimate)532386
Burglaryn/an/an/a700.5468.9
Theftn/an/an/a2,006.31,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a241.1236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,329 (estimate)2,9482,451

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Shelby is 45% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.3 daily crimes that occur in Shelby.
  • Shelby is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Shelby you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Shelby has increased by 15%.

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Daily Crime In Shelby (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shelby

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shelby is 1 in 418
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shelby is 1 in 76
The chance of being a victim of crime in Shelby is 1 in 64

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

Shelby police department

ItemShelbyAlabamaNational
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
Alabama11,372245222
There are a total of 11,372 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 245 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 10% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Thorsby, AL2,0072121,1751,387
Wilsonville, AL2,1192161,1991,415
Fayetteville, AL1,4372261,2541,480
Alabaster, AL32,2692941,4771,771
Pelham, AL22,5961772,1982,375
Harpersville, AL1,7604152,0172,432
Columbiana, AL4,2659832,1353,118
Shelby, AL1,3742401,3291,568

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Foscoe, NC1,374105770875
Charlestown, NH1,3744237851,207
Spring Valley, AZ1,3742271,4391,666
Dickson, OK1,3741531,0171,171
Ramsey, IL1,3742391,1251,364
Shelby, AL1,3742401,3291,568
Source: The Shelby, AL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.