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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 52%
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 peopleBrownstown/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,241 (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)185 (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)1,055 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Brownstown crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brownstown are 51% lower than the national average
  • In Brownstown you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brownstown is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brownstown has decreased by 9%

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      Daily Crime In Brownstown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brownstown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brownstown is 1 in 541
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brownstown is 1 in 95
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brownstown is 1 in 81

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

      Brownstown police department

      ItemBrownstownIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)68,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.43.3
      There are a total of 6 Brownstown police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.2% less than the Indiana average and 38.4% less than the National average.

      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
      Crothersville, IN1,4571679541,121
      Austin, IN3,9382551,4561,711
      Scottsburg, IN6,6713652,0852,450
      Little York, IN1774452,5382,983
      Jonesville, IN2014692,6753,144
      Medora, IN6585813,3153,897
      Seymour, IN18,9962085,0565,264
      Brownstown, IN2,9521851,0551,241

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Spring Arbor, MI2,952202743944
      Carrollton, OH2,9521279871,114
      Afton, MN2,95135313347
      Murfreesboro, NC2,9511342,0442,178
      Indian Hills, KY2,9530666666
      Brownstown, IN2,9521851,0551,241
      Source: The Brownstown, 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.