Reported Annual Crime In Osceola

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOsceola/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime126n/a (estimate)2,5462,3332,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOsceola/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a40.42.34.9
Rape0n/a0.037.038.6
Robbery1n/a20.233.5101.9
Assault7n/a141.4213.2237.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)202286373
Burglary20n/a404.1476.7491.4
Theft85n/a1,717.51,431.61,775.4
Vehicle theft11n/a222.3139.0220.2
Property crime116n/a (estimate)2,3442,0472,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Osceola, IA. The total number of reported crimes in Osceola, IA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Osceola, IA crime rate is 9% higher than the Iowa average and is 11% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Osceola, IA has a violent crime rate that is 29% lower than the Iowa average and 46% lower than the national average. For property crime, Osceola, IA is 14% higher than the Iowa average and 6% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Osceola is 11% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.98 daily crimes that occur in Osceola.
  • Osceola is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Osceola you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Osceola has increased by 34%.

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Daily Crime In Osceola (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Osceola, IA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Iowa and on a national level. In Osceola, IA the total number of daily crimes is 1.09 times more than the Iowa average and 1.12 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Osceola, IA is 1.42 times less than the Iowa average and 1.84 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Osceola, IA has a daily crime rate that is 1.14 times more than the Iowa average and 1.06 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Osceola (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Osceola, IA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Iowa as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Osceola, IA to other cities in the state and across the country, Osceola, IA is 45% safer than other cities of Iowa and 48% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Iowa cities and all around the United States, Osceola, IA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Osceola, IA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Osceola

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Osceola is 1 in 495
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Osceola is 1 in 43
The chance of being a victim of crime in Osceola is 1 in 40
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Osceola, IA? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Osceola, IA, then there is a 1 in 495 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 43. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 40 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Osceola, IA.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Osceola, IA 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 Osceola, IA has increased by 27%, while the property crime rate in Osceola, IA has increased by 34% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Osceola, IA has increased by 34% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Osceola police department

ItemOsceolaIowaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)103,838556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.01.83.3
There are a total of 10 Osceola police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 11.2% greater than the Iowa average and 38.6% less than the National average.

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sun Valley Lake, IA181116827943
New Virginia, IA4913212,2952,615
Murray, IA5553572,5562,913
Truro, IA5443662,6222,988
Van Wert, IA1974082,9173,325
Osceola, IA4,9812022,3442,546

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Crystal Springs, MS4,9832212,2722,494
Salem, MO4,9791603,3503,509
Edenton, NC4,9793883,3293,717
Rainsville, AL4,9841993,3233,522
Swartz, LA4,9773732,3192,692
Osceola, IA4,9812022,3442,546
Source: The Osceola, IA 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.