The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Ames, IA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Ames, IA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Ames, IA crime rates are 12% lower than in comparison to the Iowa mean and are 28% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Ames, IA has a rate that is 47% lower than the Iowa average; compared to the United States, it is 59% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Ames, IA is 7% lower than its state's mean, and 23% lower than the country's average.