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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 16%
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 peopleBrandon/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,824 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)377 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,447 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Brandon crime rates are 13% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brandon are 1% lower than the national average
  • In Brandon you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brandon is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brandon has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Brandon (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brandon

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brandon is 1 in 266
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brandon is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brandon is 1 in 36

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

      Brandon police department

      ItemBrandonIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Iowa

      StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
      Iowa6,040205266
      There are a total of 6,040 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 205 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Urbana, IA1,44484545629
      Jesup, IA2,80994607701
      Elk Run Heights, IA1,00695617712
      Center Point, IA2,50796623719
      Vinton, IA5,166197631828
      La Porte City, IA2,403118766884
      Independence, IA6,0053611,3141,676
      Brandon, IA3303772,4472,824

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rentz, GA3305033,5034,005
      Buckingham, IL3305522,5033,055
      Richville, NY3305642,1582,722
      Hoytville, OH3304493,1493,598
      East Fultonham, OH3303642,5562,920
      Brandon, IA3303772,4472,824
      Source: The Brandon, IA 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.