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Total crime 25%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 19%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmerican Falls/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime76n/a (estimate)1,7681,3552,346
Murder0n/a0.02.26.5
Rape0n/a0.045.538.4
Robbery0n/a0.09.573.9
Assault8n/a186.1185.3279.7
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)186243388
Burglary16n/a372.3204.2314.2
Theft41n/a953.9810.91,398.0
Vehicle theft11n/a255.996.7246.0
Property crime68n/a (estimate)1,5821,1121,958

Key findings

  • American Falls crime rates are 25% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in American Falls are 52% lower than the national average
  • In American Falls you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • American Falls is safer than 52% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in American Falls has increased by 3%

American Falls crime map

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The American Falls crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in American Falls as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The American Falls crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In American Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in American Falls, ID per 100,000 people. In American Falls, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.31 times more than the Idaho average and 1.33 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in American Falls is 1.30 times less than the Idaho average and 2.08 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, American Falls has a daily crime rate that is 1.42 times more than the Idaho average and 1.24 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is American Falls (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in American Falls, Idaho compared to other areas of Idaho, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is American Falls safe? In the graphs above, it shows that American Falls is safer than 42% of Idaho cities, and 52% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Idaho, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than American Falls. At this time, American Falls sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in American Falls

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in American Falls is 1 in 538
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in American Falls is 1 in 64
      The chance of being a victim of crime in American Falls is 1 in 57
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In American Falls, Idaho you have a 1 in 538 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 64 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of crime in American Falls.

      Year Over Year Crime In American Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for American Falls is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in American Falls has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 304% in American Falls, while property crimes in American Falls have decreased by 6%. Total crime has increased by 3% year over year.

      American Falls police department

      ItemAmerican FallsIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)101,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.43.3
      There are a total of 10 American Falls police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 8% less than the Idaho average and 31% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Idaho

      StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
      Idaho4,932333266
      There are a total of 4,932 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 333 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 25% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Aberdeen, ID2,1672531,0131,266
      Arbon Valley, ID6913051,3941,699
      Rockland, ID4103511,6061,957
      American Falls, ID4,3511861,5821,768

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Daytona Beach Shores, FL4,3515583,3293,887
      Social Circle, GA4,3503491,5931,942
      St. Bernard, OH4,3522431,4541,697
      Osawatomie, KS4,3493059141,219
      Coldwater, OH4,34922677699
      American Falls, ID4,3511861,5821,768
      Source: The American Falls, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.