Reported Annual Crime In Melbourne

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMelbourne/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,912 (estimate)2,3772,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMelbourne/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.35.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.840.4
Robberyn/an/an/a36.6102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a212.0248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)356 (estimate)291386
Burglaryn/an/an/a479.5468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,447.61,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a159.0236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,555 (estimate)2,0862,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
State Center, IA1,475136408544
Maxwell, IA9973172,2712,588
Haverhill, IA1753182,2792,597
Baxter, IA9713392,4312,770
Zearing, IA6393452,4702,814
Mingo, IA2483472,4912,838
Colo, IA8053532,5332,887
Melbourne, IA8683562,5552,912

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Melbourne is 3% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.98 daily crimes that occur in Melbourne.
  • Melbourne is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Melbourne you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Melbourne has increased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Melbourne (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Melbourne

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Melbourne is 1 in 281
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Melbourne is 1 in 40
The chance of being a victim of crime in Melbourne is 1 in 35

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

Melbourne police department

ItemMelbourneIowaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,838556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

Sex offenders in Iowa

StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
Iowa5,765196222
There are a total of 5,765 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fairview, MT8684713,4393,910
Lone Rock, WI8684162,6283,044
Roachdale, IN8675553,5464,100
Marion, MT8693742,7263,099
New Madison, OH8693943,3883,782
Melbourne, IA8683562,5552,912
Source: The Melbourne, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.