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Total crime 73%
Violent crime 84%
Property crime 70%
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.
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 peopleShelbyville/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,050 (estimate)3,0742,346
Murdern/an/an/a11.86.5
Rapen/an/an/a43.338.4
Robberyn/an/an/a74.473.9
Assaultn/an/an/a413.3279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)715 (estimate)543388
Burglaryn/an/an/a378.8314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,759.11,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a393.2246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,335 (estimate)2,5311,958

Key findings

  • Shelbyville crime rates are 73% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Shelbyville are 84% higher than the national average
  • In Shelbyville you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Shelbyville is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Shelbyville has decreased by 2%

Shelbyville crime map

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      Daily Crime In Shelbyville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shelbyville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shelbyville is 1 in 140
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shelbyville is 1 in 30
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Shelbyville is 1 in 25

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

      Shelbyville police department

      ItemShelbyvilleMissouriNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,115558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.73.3

      Sex offenders in Missouri

      StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
      Missouri19,657344266
      There are a total of 19,657 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Shelbina, MO1,6822741,2791,553
      Leonard, MO607063,2903,995
      Bethel, MO1008213,8254,645
      Hunnewell, MO1378293,8644,693
      Clarence, MO9478293,8654,694
      Novelty, MO1828293,8654,695
      Newark, MO938704,0574,927
      Shelbyville, MO5447153,3354,050

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      Shelbyville, MO5447153,3354,050
      Source: The Shelbyville, MO 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.