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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 55%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAkron/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,120 (estimate)2,3422,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.281.6
Assaultn/an/an/a249.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)177 (estimate)371379
Burglaryn/an/an/a323.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)942 (estimate)1,9712,110

Key findings

  • Akron crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Akron are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Akron you have a 1 in 90 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Akron is safer than 63% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Akron has decreased by 9%

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      Daily Crime In Akron (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Akron

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Akron is 1 in 564
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Akron is 1 in 107
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Akron is 1 in 90

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

      Akron police department

      ItemAkronIndianaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Argos, IN1,9141739211,094
      Silver Lake, IN1,0271749241,098
      Winona Lake, IN5,1292641,4021,666
      Warsaw, IN14,6403641,9342,298
      Rochester, IN6,1103641,9352,299
      North Manchester, IN6,3463832,0332,415
      Roann, IN5235012,6613,162
      Akron, IN1,4851779421,120

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gregory, SD1,4851978731,069
      Munday, TX1,4852241,2801,504
      Blue Ridge, GA1,4852822,0452,327
      Linn, MO1,4850923923
      Fredericksburg, PA1,485122558680
      Akron, IN1,4851779421,120
      Source: The Akron, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.