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CHESTERFIELD County, SC | Crime Rates

CHESTERFIELD is a county located in SC, and has a population of 36,201. This region is policed by CHESTERFIELD COUNTY.

CHESTERFIELD County has an overall crime rate of 4,345 per 100,000 residents. This is moderately safer than the rest of the United States, but still about average. This means that your chances of becoming a victim of any type of crime in CHESTERFIELD County is 1 in 23 if you reside there for a year.

The average overall crime rate for CHESTERFIELD County for the previous 2 years was 4,648 per 100,000 residents. This means that the crime rate for CHESTERFIELD County has been decreasing over time.

Below are its crime rates and policing statistics according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR). For more specific crime statistics (NIBRS) for many US cities & counties, see Offense Statistics.

Crime Rates

(per 100,000) CHESTERFIELD USA
Crime Rate (Overall) 4,345 4,506
Murder Rate 3.1 6
Robbery Rate 11 148
Rape Rate 11 30
Assault Rate 1,793 644
Burglary Rate 790 726
Forced Entry Rate 558 417
Larceny Rate 1,608 2,185
Auto Theft Rate 130 362

Policing Statistics

Overall Clearance 7% 28%
Homicide Clearance 32% 56%
Assault Clearance 12% 52%
Rape Clearance 18% 38%
Robbery Clearance 9% 23%
Burglary Clearance 5% 12%
Larceny Clearance 3% 18%
Auto Theft Clearance 1% 12%

Sex Offenders

Of the 730,000 sex offenders in the United States, there are a total of 13 sex offender(s) in CHESTERFIELD County.

On a per capita basis, there are approximately 36 sex offender(s) per 100,000 people in CHESTERFIELD County. This is compared to the nation-wide average of 240 sex offenders per 100,000 people.

To search the official state sex offender registry for South Carolina see

Data estimated from arrests & clearances from a sample from the Uniform Crime Reports, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice. Washington, D.C. 2011. If missing data exist, these figures will tend to underestimate the true figures. is not responsible for the currency or accuracy of this data.

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