Columbus, NE Crime Rates & Statistics

Columbus crime information

StatisticColumbus /100KNebraska /100KNational /100K
Violent crime85259387
Property crime2,2102,7552,859
Total crime index2,2953,0143,246
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  • The Columbus crime index is 23% lower than the Nebraska average and and the Nebraska crime index is 7% lower than the National average.
  • The Columbus violent crime rate is 67% lower than the Nebraska average and and the Nebraska violent crime rate is 32% lower than the National average.
  • The Columbus property crime rate is 19% lower than the Nebraska average and and the Nebraska property crime rate is 3% lower than the National average.

Columbus police department

ItemColumbusNebraskaNational
Total police officers492,469511,598
Police officers /1000 residents2.32.32.8
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There are a total of 49 Columbus police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.1% greater than the Nebraska average and 18.9% less than the National average.

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  • Columbus is safer than 51.7% of the cities in the nation.
  • The crime rate in Columbus is less than 23% of the cities in Nebraska.
  • The chance of being a victim of a crime in Columbus is 1 in 44.
  • The chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Columbus is 1 in 1,175.
  • The chance of being a victim of a property crime in Columbus is 1 in 46.

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Columbus violent crime breakdown

CrimeColumbusColumbus /100KNebraska /100KNational /100K
Murder1435
Rape3133827
Robbery31361113
Assault1254157242

Columbus property crime breakdown

CrimeColumbusColumbus /100KNebraska /100KNational /100K
Burglary78350471670
Theft3941,7662,0611,959
Vehichle theft2194224230

Sex offenders in Nebraska

StateTotal offendersNebraska /100KNational /100K
Nebraska3,026172192

There are a total of 3,026 sex offenders in Nebraska. This yields a total of 172 sex offenders in Nebraska per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

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