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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 13%
Property crime 1%
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 peopleCalamus/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,467 (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)329 (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)2,138 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Calamus crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Calamus are 13% lower than the national average
  • In Calamus you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Calamus is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Calamus has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Calamus (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Calamus

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Calamus is 1 in 304
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Calamus is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Calamus is 1 in 41

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

      Calamus police department

      ItemCalamusIowaNational
      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
      Eldridge, IA6,12229602631
      Park View, IA2,71895619715
      Long Grove, IA9521409071,047
      Maysville, IA1592011,3061,507
      Donahue, IA3852421,5711,812
      DeWitt, IA5,2641552,0182,173
      Grand Mound, IA5573011,9522,253
      Calamus, IA4073292,1382,467

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cedar Grove, NM4074391,6432,082
      Fairview, WV4074242,1172,542
      Pacific Junction, IA4073532,2902,642
      Birdseye, IN4074882,5953,084
      Elkhart, IL4075482,4873,036
      Calamus, IA4073292,1382,467
      Source: The Calamus, 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.