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Total crime 20%
Violent crime 21%
Property crime 20%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAdvance/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,099 (estimate)2,5622,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.55.0
Rapen/an/an/a35.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a251.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)462 (estimate)382381
Burglaryn/an/an/a377.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a229.1228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,637 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Advance crime rates are 20% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Advance are 21% higher than the national average
  • In Advance you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Advance is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Advance has decreased by 9%

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      Daily Crime In Advance (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Advance

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Advance is 1 in 217
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Advance is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Advance is 1 in 33

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

      Advance police department

      ItemAdvanceIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

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      Jamestown, IN1,147143816959
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      Whitestown, IN5,050641,0761,140
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      Advance, IN4264622,6373,099

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      Orient, IA4263232,1832,506
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      Advance, IN4264622,6373,099
      Source: The Advance, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.