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Crime rate in Chandler, Arizona (AZ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Chandler, AZ compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Chandler, AZ

The 2018 crime rate in Chandler, AZ is 187 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 64.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Chandler crime rate fell by 7% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 4 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Chandler has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Chandler, AZ is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Chandler:

186.7
Gilbert:

100.1
Tempe:

360.8
Mesa:

210.9
Paradise Valley:

74.9
Maricopa:

105.8
Apache Junction:

134.5
Phoenix:

396.8
Scottsdale:

172.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Chandler by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
8
(3.5)
9
(3.7)
9
(3.6)
6
(2.4)
5
(2.0)
6
(2.5)
2
(0.8)
4
(1.6)
2
(0.8)
1
(0.4)
1
(0.4)
4
(1.5)
5
(2.0)
4
(1.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
54
(23.3)
56
(23.0)
51
(20.3)
56
(22.1)
46
(18.0)
61
(25.2)
62
(25.9)
64
(26.4)
52
(20.9)
60
(23.8)
79
(30.5)
124
(46.6)
130
(52.1)
146
(57.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
200
(86.4)
236
(96.8)
246
(98.1)
241
(95.2)
205
(80.0)
195
(80.6)
171
(71.4)
149
(61.4)
162
(65.1)
111
(44.0)
114
(44.0)
157
(59.0)
142
(56.9)
123
(48.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
564
(243.5)
658
(269.8)
517
(206.1)
498
(196.8)
484
(189.0)
429
(177.4)
446
(186.2)
411
(169.3)
359
(144.3)
294
(116.5)
296
(114.3)
273
(102.7)
370
(148.4)
333
(130.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,439
(621.3)
1,401
(574.4)
1,231
(490.7)
1,414
(558.7)
1,376
(537.3)
1,373
(567.8)
1,344
(561.2)
1,147
(472.6)
993
(399.2)
954
(378.0)
770
(297.4)
864
(324.9)
784
(314.4)
658
(257.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5,684
(2,454)
6,152
(2,522)
5,871
(2,340)
5,768
(2,279)
5,599
(2,186)
5,766
(2,384)
5,741
(2,397)
5,168
(2,129)
4,628
(1,861)
4,461
(1,768)
4,367
(1,687)
4,895
(1,841)
4,653
(1,866)
4,455
(1,740)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,200
(518.1)
1,171
(480.1)
832
(331.6)
802
(316.9)
483
(188.6)
377
(155.9)
331
(138.2)
256
(105.5)
279
(112.2)
228
(90.3)
256
(98.9)
393
(147.8)
372
(149.2)
317
(123.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
65
(28.1)
70
(28.7)
68
(27.1)
92
(36.4)
62
(24.2)
50
(20.7)
35
(14.6)
78
(32.1)
77
(31.0)
97
(38.4)
45
(17.4)
21
(7.9)
N/A15
(5.9)
City-Data.com crime index283.3288.2248.6246.0220.2232.4227.3203.4178.1160.7157.5186.8201.1186.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 85 registered sex offenders living in Chandler, Arizona as of October 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chandler is 2,911 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Chandler:

149.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Chandler:

158.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Chandler:

130.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Chandler:

110.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Chandler:

104.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Chandler:

127.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Chandler:

145.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Chandler:

156.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Chandler:

159.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Chandler:

156.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Chandler:

172.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Chandler:

179.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Chandler:

213.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Chandler:

195.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Chandler:

167.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Chandler:

158.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Chandler:

143.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Chandler:

157.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Chandler:

178.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Chandler:

179.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Chandler:

158.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Chandler:

177.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Chandler:

189.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Chandler:

216.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Chandler:

252.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Chandler:

256.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Chandler:

245.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Chandler:

273.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Chandler:

264.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Chandler:

313.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Chandler:

324.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Chandler:

371.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Chandler:

426.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Chandler:

475.6
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 494 (332 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Arizona average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 502 (335 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 497 (329 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 508 (345 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Arizona average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 471 (315 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Arizona average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 474 (322 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Arizona average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 472 (316 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 473 (319 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Arizona average:

1.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 478 (320 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 493 (329 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Arizona average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 502 (336 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Arizona average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 490 (314 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Arizona average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 459 (306 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Arizona average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 441 (297 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 436 (294 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Arizona average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 434 (294 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Chandler, AZ
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 85044, 85224, 85225, 85226, 85233, 85248, 85249, 85283, 85284, 85286, 85295, 85297, 85298.