Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

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


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

Crime rate in Shelbyville, IN

The 2017 crime rate in Shelbyville, IN is 393 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times greather than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 89.7% U.S. cities. The 2017 Shelbyville crime rate fell by 9% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Shelbyville has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Shelbyville, IN is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Shelbyville:

392.7
Franklin:

271.4
Edinburgh:

550.5
New Whiteland:

48.6
Rushville:

234.0
Greenfield:

210.8
Greenwood:

254.7
Greensburg:

88.2
Cumberland:

219.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Shelbyville by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.6)
1
(5.2)
1
(5.2)
4
(20.9)
7
(36.3)
7
(36.5)
9
(47.0)
N/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.4)
1
(5.2)
3
(15.7)
4
(20.7)
9
(46.9)
9
(47.0)
4
(21.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(32.3)
6
(31.9)
10
(51.8)
2
(10.4)
N/A181
(938.9)
255
(1,330)
197
(1,029)
207
(1,087)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
N/AN/A32
(165.9)
28
(145.8)
55
(287.1)
78
(404.6)
74
(385.9)
99
(517.3)
73
(383.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
931
(5,014)
934
(4,969)
742
(3,847)
771
(4,014)
365
(1,905)
417
(2,163)
612
(3,191)
569
(2,973)
423
(2,221)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
N/A22
(117.0)
27
(140.0)
37
(192.6)
28
(146.1)
64
(332.0)
39
(203.4)
39
(203.8)
37
(194.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/A0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)N/AN/A194.3194.0131.5374.8480.2429.1392.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 80 registered sex offenders living in Shelbyville, Indiana as of October 17, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Shelbyville is 240 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2016
Shelbyville:

585.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Shelbyville:

724.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Shelbyville:

526.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2012
Shelbyville:

13.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Shelbyville:

36.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Shelbyville:

26.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Shelbyville:

16.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Property crime rate in 2017
Shelbyville:

216.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Shelbyville:

282.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Shelbyville:

267.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Shelbyville:

238.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Shelbyville:

174.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Shelbyville:

258.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Shelbyville:

246.5
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 2017, including police officers: 60 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Indiana average:

1.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 55 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 60 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 62 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.56
Indiana average:

1.75

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 62 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Indiana average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 60 (48 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.55
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 55 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 53 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Indiana average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 50 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 52 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 52 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 54 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Indiana average:

1.77

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

Zip codes: 46176.