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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 69%
Property crime 63%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBritt/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)889 (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)119 (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)771 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Britt crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Britt are 69% lower than the national average
  • In Britt you have a 1 in 113 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Britt is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Britt has increased by 3%

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The Britt crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Britt 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 Britt crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Britt (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Britt

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Britt is 1 in 843
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Britt is 1 in 130
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Britt is 1 in 113

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

      Britt police department

      ItemBrittIowaNational
      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
      Forest City, IA4,043173223396
      Garner, IA3,091128829957
      Wesley, IA3333322,1542,485
      Corwith, IA2303692,3962,765
      Kanawha, IA7223722,4152,787
      Crystal Lake, IA2023742,4272,801
      Woden, IA2813892,5272,916
      Britt, IA1,919119771889

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hawley, MN1,91945270315
      Ogden, KS1,9192051,1571,362
      Flora Vista, NM1,9192499311,179
      Ronan, MT1,9198992,3663,265
      Bellville, OH1,92053792844
      Britt, IA1,919119771889
      Source: The Britt, IA 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.