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Chattanooga, TN Crime and Crime Rate

 
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The Chattanooga crime rate is much higher than the Tennessee average crime rate and is much higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #254

Chattanooga, TN
3,958.31
Tennessee
2,281.99
U.S.
1,723.80

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Chattanooga, TN Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2011Chattanooga, TNCount24363851,0152,5037,33879411 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00014.221.3227.6599.91,479.44,337.2469.36.53,319
 TennesseePer 100,0005.831.6126.2444.5979.92,396.8219.2NA2,078
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Chattanooga, TNCount18785129492,6917,3508257 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00010.445.2296.9550.31,560.44,261.9478.44.13,463
 TennesseePer 100,0005.633.7131.8442.21,012.22,411.9233.8NA2,119
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Chattanooga, TNCount17535351,1872,9878,94991313 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0009.930.7310.1688.01,731.25,186.7529.27.53,882
 TennesseePer 100,0007.331.7153.2475.51,010.92,505.4237.8NA2,224
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Chattanooga, TNCount20635111,2812,8438,9371,08416 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00011.736.7297.8746.51,656.75,207.7631.79.33,998
 TennesseePer 100,0006.633.2173.8508.91,046.02,687.3309.3NA2,383
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Chattanooga, TNCount111025241,3722,3849,0721,02814 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0007.165.8338.0884.91,537.65,851.3663.09.04,391
 TennesseePer 100,0006.435.3179.0532.51,002.42,734.4351.8NA2,435
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Chattanooga, TNCount171185321,2682,2738,8761,12610 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00010.875.3339.4809.01,450.35,663.2718.46.44,358
 TennesseePer 100,0006.835.5184.3533.71,040.92,713.2374.1NA2,475
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Chattanooga, TNCount231164421,1732,1909,3651,05123 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00014.774.1282.5749.61,399.55,984.8671.714.74,297
 TennesseePer 100,0007.236.4167.3541.91,026.92,828.1420.6NA2,514
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Chattanooga, TN
37.43
Tennessee
33.00
U.S.
25.14

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Chattanooga, TN Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2012Chattanooga, TNCount2086213 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,00011.74.73.51.20.61.7116
 TennesseePer 100,0004.92.80.30.90.60.348
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011Chattanooga, TNCount220000 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0001.21.20.00.00.00.011
 TennesseePer 100,0002.21.20.20.50.20.122
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010Chattanooga, TNCount501013 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0002.90.00.60.00.61.728
 TennesseePer 100,0002.31.50.20.40.20.123
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009Chattanooga, TNCount210001 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0001.20.60.00.00.00.611
 TennesseePer 100,0002.71.40.30.70.20.026
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008Chattanooga, TNCount862000 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0004.73.51.20.00.00.046
 TennesseePer 100,0004.12.20.70.70.50.041
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007Chattanooga, TNCount540100 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0003.22.60.00.60.00.032
 TennesseePer 100,0003.91.90.50.80.60.038
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006Chattanooga, TNCount302010 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,0001.90.01.30.00.60.019
 TennesseePer 100,0003.31.60.60.70.40.033
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Chattanooga, TN
2.70
Tennessee
3.28
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Chattanooga, TN Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2012Chattanooga, TNCount54947079 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000320.0274.046.12.97
 TennesseePer 100,000407.5254.3153.23.31
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Chattanooga, TNCount472370102 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000279.0218.760.32.49
 TennesseePer 100,000402.9251.5151.43.27
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Chattanooga, TNCount509406103 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000295.1235.459.72.65
 TennesseePer 100,000404.8252.6152.23.29
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Chattanooga, TNCount51143279 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000296.2250.445.82.73
 TennesseePer 100,000403.7252.5151.23.28
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Chattanooga, TNCount605431174 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000352.5251.1101.43.02
 TennesseePer 100,000403.7250.1153.63.27
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Chattanooga, TNCount615421194 
 Chattanooga, TNPer 100,000396.7271.5125.13.34
 TennesseePer 100,000401.6249.5152.13.26
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Chattanooga, TNCount600429171 
2005Chattanooga, TNCount605433172 


 
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