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Crime rate in Chicopee, Massachusetts (MA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Chicopee, MA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Chicopee, MA

The 2017 crime rate in Chicopee, MA is 285 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 81.5% U.S. cities. The 2017 Chicopee crime rate rose by 4% compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 3 - an increase of 1 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Chicopee has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Chicopee, MA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Chicopee:

285.0
Holyoke:

464.4
South Hadley:

104.5
Springfield:

424.6
West Springfield:

344.4
Ludlow:

108.4
Granby:

82.6
Agawam:

182.0
Easthampton:

99.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Chicopee by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(3.7)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.8)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.5)
3
(5.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
27
(49.4)
22
(40.0)
32
(58.8)
25
(46.5)
23
(42.1)
12
(21.6)
25
(44.9)
27
(48.4)
22
(39.6)
30
(53.7)
35
(62.6)
45
(79.1)
35
(62.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
46
(84.1)
58
(105.4)
52
(95.6)
57
(106.0)
50
(91.6)
56
(101.0)
44
(79.1)
72
(129.0)
81
(145.8)
59
(105.7)
58
(103.7)
50
(87.9)
60
(106.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
268
(490.1)
287
(521.7)
221
(406.1)
239
(444.4)
210
(384.7)
205
(369.7)
187
(336.1)
159
(284.8)
168
(302.3)
124
(222.1)
177
(316.5)
168
(295.3)
191
(339.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
479
(875.9)
425
(772.6)
474
(871.1)
470
(874.0)
450
(824.3)
533
(961.3)
436
(783.7)
634
(1,136)
459
(826.0)
455
(815.0)
419
(749.2)
339
(595.9)
325
(577.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,048
(1,916)
1,072
(1,949)
1,055
(1,939)
1,059
(1,969)
1,119
(2,050)
1,016
(1,832)
1,046
(1,880)
925
(1,657)
995
(1,791)
921
(1,650)
876
(1,566)
882
(1,550)
928
(1,650)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
223
(407.8)
226
(410.8)
206
(378.6)
149
(277.1)
115
(210.7)
140
(252.5)
146
(262.4)
120
(215.0)
109
(196.2)
101
(180.9)
126
(225.3)
95
(167.0)
128
(227.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(21.9)
11
(20.0)
3
(5.5)
5
(9.3)
9
(16.5)
2
(3.6)
6
(10.8)
7
(12.5)
4
(7.2)
3
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index340.7336.5325.8327.4294.7286.0281.5297.3284.6256.6277.6272.8285.0

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 Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 49 registered sex offenders living in Chicopee, Massachusetts as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Chicopee is 1,146 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Chicopee:

296.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Chicopee:

277.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Chicopee:

272.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Chicopee:

217.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Chicopee:

267.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Chicopee:

255.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Chicopee:

256.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Chicopee:

260.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Chicopee:

280.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Chicopee:

329.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Chicopee:

309.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Chicopee:

357.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Chicopee:

343.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Chicopee:

312.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Chicopee:

356.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Chicopee:

360.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Chicopee:

232.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Chicopee:

221.8
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Chicopee:

262.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Chicopee:

272.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Chicopee:

284.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Chicopee:

342.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Chicopee:

290.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Chicopee:

321.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Chicopee:

299.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Chicopee:

314.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Chicopee:

327.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Chicopee:

313.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Chicopee:

332.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Chicopee:

293.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Chicopee:

338.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Chicopee:

356.1
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: 133 (130 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Massachusetts average:

2.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 138 (134 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Massachusetts average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 136 (132 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Massachusetts average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 144 (138 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Massachusetts average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 137 (133 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Massachusetts average:

2.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 134 (130 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 132 (128 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Massachusetts average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 129 (125 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 130 (126 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 133 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 139 (135 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Massachusetts average:

2.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 129 (125 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 128 (125 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 131 (127 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 126 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 118 (114 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Massachusetts average:

2.56

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Chicopee, MA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 01013, 01020, 01022.