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Crime rate in Plainfield, Indiana (IN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Plainfield, IN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Plainfield, IN

The 2019 crime rate in Plainfield, IN is 117 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.3 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 47.0% U.S. cities. The 2019 Plainfield crime rate fell by 42% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Plainfield has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Plainfield, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Plainfield:

117.2
Avon:

260.1
Mooresville:

152.8
Danville:

158.7
Speedway:

285.6
Brownsburg:

80.4
Indianapolis:

583.7
Greenwood:

163.0
Beech Grove:

182.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Plainfield by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(29.6)
4
(15.6)
10
(37.4)
8
(27.8)
3
(10.1)
16
(57.6)
7
(24.9)
2
(6.7)
7
(22.8)
2
(6.4)
3
(9.6)
5
(15.6)
16
(47.5)
2
(5.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(50.7)
4
(15.6)
7
(26.1)
3
(10.4)
9
(30.4)
6
(21.6)
8
(28.4)
7
(23.6)
8
(26.0)
8
(25.7)
16
(51.3)
6
(18.7)
12
(35.6)
7
(19.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(76.0)
17
(66.1)
46
(171.8)
27
(93.7)
24
(81.1)
21
(75.6)
40
(142.0)
41
(138.3)
40
(130.2)
40
(128.5)
69
(221.2)
74
(230.8)
64
(190.1)
41
(116.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
140
(591.0)
120
(466.5)
95
(354.9)
95
(329.7)
97
(327.8)
75
(270.1)
99
(351.5)
78
(263.1)
77
(250.6)
76
(244.2)
81
(259.6)
66
(205.8)
69
(204.9)
59
(167.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
777
(3,280)
732
(2,846)
783
(2,925)
658
(2,284)
560
(1,892)
589
(2,121)
629
(2,233)
755
(2,547)
765
(2,490)
791
(2,542)
755
(2,420)
713
(2,223)
655
(1,945)
516
(1,461)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
73
(308.2)
69
(268.3)
67
(250.3)
52
(180.5)
27
(91.2)
52
(187.2)
46
(163.3)
53
(178.8)
50
(162.7)
67
(215.3)
81
(259.6)
77
(240.1)
70
(207.9)
59
(167.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(11.7)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
2
(7.2)
2
(7.1)
0
(0.0)
N/A3
(9.6)
2
(6.4)
2
(6.2)
N/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index251.3198.3234.0173.0139.4186.4183.8174.7182.2174.5209.5186.8201.5117.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 59 registered sex offenders living in Plainfield, Indiana as of February 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Plainfield is 517 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Plainfield:

73.6
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Plainfield:

166.3
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Plainfield:

140.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Plainfield:

152.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Plainfield:

83.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Plainfield:

100.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Plainfield:

87.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Plainfield:

110.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Plainfield:

106.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Plainfield:

65.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Plainfield:

79.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Plainfield:

136.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Plainfield:

56.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Plainfield:

92.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Plainfield:

88.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Plainfield:

81.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Plainfield:

47.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Plainfield:

73.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Plainfield:

131.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Plainfield:

169.4
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Plainfield:

188.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Plainfield:

211.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Plainfield:

208.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Plainfield:

199.0
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Plainfield:

206.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Plainfield:

206.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Plainfield:

188.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Plainfield:

173.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Plainfield:

207.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Plainfield:

254.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Plainfield:

275.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Plainfield:

328.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Plainfield:

331.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Plainfield:

354.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Plainfield:

337.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Plainfield:

338.3
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 2019, including police officers: 64 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Indiana average:

1.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 58 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Indiana average:

1.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 51 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Indiana average:

1.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 52 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 48 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 47 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Indiana average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 49 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Indiana average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 47 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 47 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 47 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Indiana average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 47 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 51 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.45
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 60 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 45 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 44 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Plainfield, IN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 46168.