Reported Annual Crime In Dexter

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDexter/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime245n/a (estimate)3,0663,3522,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDexter/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.34.9
Rape0n/a0.042.038.6
Robbery0n/a0.0104.8101.9
Assault13n/a162.7342.4237.8
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)163497373
Burglary29n/a362.9559.0491.4
Theft197n/a2,465.02,015.81,775.4
Vehicle theft6n/a75.1279.4220.2
Property crime232n/a (estimate)2,9032,8542,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Dexter, MO for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Dexter, MO 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 Dexter, MO crime rates are 9% lower than in comparison to the Missouri mean and are 7% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Dexter, MO has a rate that is 67% lower than the Missouri average; compared to the United States, it is 56% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Dexter, MO is 2% higher than its state's mean, and 17% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dexter is 7% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.4 daily crimes that occur in Dexter.
  • Dexter is safer than 45% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dexter you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dexter has decreased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Dexter (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Dexter, MO per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Missouri and on a national level. In Dexter, MO the total number of daily crimes is 1.09 times less than the Missouri average and 1.07 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Dexter, MO is 3.06 times less than the Missouri average and 2.29 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Dexter, MO has a daily crime rate that is 1.02 times more than the Missouri average and 1.17 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Dexter (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Dexter, MO compared to other areas of Missouri, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Dexter, MO safer than 49% when compared to other Missouri cities, and 45% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Missouri, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Dexter, MO. At this time, Dexter, MO sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dexter

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dexter is 1 in 615
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dexter is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dexter is 1 in 33
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Dexter, MO? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Dexter, MO, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 615. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 35 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Dexter, MO is 1 in 33.

Year Over Year Crime In Dexter (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Dexter, MO is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Dexter, MO has increased by 61%, while the property crime rate in Dexter, MO has decreased by 12% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Dexter, MO has decreased by 10% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Dexter police department

ItemDexterMissouriNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2112,139556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.74.13.3
There are a total of 21 Dexter police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.9% less than the Missouri average and 18% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Missouri

StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
Missouri15,122264222
There are a total of 15,122 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 264 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 19% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bernie, MO2,07151616667
Bloomfield, MO1,9245268421,368
Essex, MO6036548711,525
Puxico, MO7962302,1892,419
Catron, MO717024,0294,731
Dexter, MO7,9021632,9033,066

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Webster City, IA7,9053751,6832,058
Hastings-on-Hudson, NY7,905133563696
Crookston, MN7,899265492757
Bridge City, TX7,8981261,1331,259
Houghton, MI7,897251,3151,340
Dexter, MO7,9021632,9033,066
Source: The Dexter, MO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.