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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 53%
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 peopleAkron/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,224 (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)183 (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)1,042 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Akron crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Akron are 52% lower than the national average
  • In Akron you have a 1 in 82 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 14%

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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 548
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Akron is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Akron is 1 in 82

      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

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      Argos, IN1,9141781,0181,196
      Silver Lake, IN1,0271791,0221,201
      Winona Lake, IN5,1292721,5501,822
      Warsaw, IN14,6403752,1382,513
      Rochester, IN6,1103752,1392,514
      North Manchester, IN6,3463942,2472,641
      Roann, IN5235162,9423,457
      Akron, IN1,4851831,0421,224

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Munday, TX1,4852201,2671,487
      Akron, IA1,485108730838
      Linn, MO1,4850923923
      Fredericksburg, PA1,485122592714
      Greenville, VA1,48599824923
      Akron, IN1,4851831,0421,224
      Source: The Akron, 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.