Schererville, IN
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Schererville, IN crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Schererville has an overall crime rate of 12 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Schererville is 1 in 84. How does Schererville fare compared to other communities in Indiana of all population sizes? Schererville's crime rate is lower than approximately 39% of Indiana communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Schererville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Schererville is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Schererville does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Schererville.

For Schererville, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Schererville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1583, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Schererville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Schererville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Schererville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

320

338

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.63

11.23

11.86

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Schererville 0.63
Indiana 3.82

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,583

in Schererville

1 in 262

in Indiana

Schererville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 28,501
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Schererville 11.23
Indiana 21.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 89

in Schererville

1 in 46

in Indiana

Schererville Property CRIMES

Population: 28,501
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Schererville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Schererville 23
Indiana 27