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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 55%
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 peopleBrownstown/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,134 (estimate)2,3422,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.281.6
Assaultn/an/an/a249.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)180 (estimate)371379
Burglaryn/an/an/a323.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)955 (estimate)1,9712,110

Key findings

  • Brownstown crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brownstown are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Brownstown you have a 1 in 89 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 557
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brownstown is 1 in 105
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brownstown is 1 in 89

      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, IN1,4571628631,025
      Austin, IN3,9382481,3171,565
      Scottsburg, IN6,6713551,8862,241
      Little York, IN1774322,2962,728
      Jonesville, IN2014562,4202,876
      Medora, IN6585642,9993,563
      Seymour, IN18,9962064,3534,558
      Brownstown, IN2,9521809551,134

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Carrollton, OH2,9521339321,065
      Spring Arbor, MI2,952196712908
      Indian Hills, KY2,9530934934
      Kingwood, WV2,951117585703
      Galena, KS2,9532112,2822,493
      Brownstown, IN2,9521809551,134
      Source: The Brownstown, IN 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.