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


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

Crime rate in Sellersburg, IN

The 2019 crime rate in Sellersburg, IN is 71 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 3.8 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 28.7% U.S. cities. The 2019 Sellersburg crime rate rose by 11% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Sellersburg has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Sellersburg, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Sellersburg:

71.4
Clarksville:

386.3
Jeffersonville:

218.6
Charlestown:

190.1
New Albany:

319.5
Prospect:

44.8
Indian Hills:

40.7
Northfield:

26.4
Graymoor-Devondale:

74.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Sellersburg by year

Type

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
4
(49.2)
1
(11.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(32.5)
5
(80.4)
3
(48.8)
2
(32.4)
0
(0.0)
3
(34.4)
1
(11.3)
1
(11.2)
2
(22.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
33
(535.8)
36
(578.7)
N/A4
(64.9)
38
(467.9)
22
(252.2)
6
(67.9)
4
(44.8)
1
(11.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
32
(519.6)
25
(401.9)
17
(276.4)
16
(259.4)
19
(233.9)
9
(103.2)
21
(237.7)
7
(78.3)
13
(145.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
97
(1,575)
80
(1,286)
77
(1,252)
93
(1,508)
79
(972.7)
79
(905.7)
51
(577.2)
62
(693.9)
49
(547.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(146.1)
10
(160.7)
15
(243.9)
5
(81.1)
11
(135.4)
7
(80.2)
14
(158.4)
21
(235.0)
14
(156.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index228.0232.3220.7120.6199.1119.869.464.471.4

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 11 registered sex offenders living in Sellersburg, Indiana as of January 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sellersburg is 798 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Sellersburg:

39.1
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Sellersburg:

28.0
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Sellersburg:

39.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Sellersburg:

154.8
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Sellersburg:

283.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Sellersburg:

64.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2012
Sellersburg:

329.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Sellersburg:

284.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Property crime rate in 2019
Sellersburg:

79.9
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Sellersburg:

85.6
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Sellersburg:

100.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Sellersburg:

78.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Sellersburg:

115.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Sellersburg:

139.5
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Sellersburg:

154.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Sellersburg:

168.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Sellersburg:

204.6
U.S. Average:

273.5
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: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Indiana average:

1.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
Indiana average:

1.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.81
Indiana average:

1.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Indiana average:

1.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Indiana average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.43
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 18 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 17 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Indiana average:

1.77

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

Zip codes: 47172.