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Total crime 17%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 19%
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 peopleCantril/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,904 (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)388 (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)2,517 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Cantril crime rates are 17% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cantril are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Cantril you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cantril is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cantril has increased by 3%

Cantril crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Cantril (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cantril

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cantril is 1 in 259
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cantril is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cantril is 1 in 35

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

      Cantril police department

      ItemCantrilIowaNational
      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

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      Keosauqua, IA1,029112728840
      Memphis, MO1,9172481,3221,570
      Mount Sterling, IA362321,5051,736
      Pulaski, IA2893562,3152,671
      Douds, IA863732,4222,795
      Bonaparte, IA4414172,7073,124
      Milton, IA6044262,7663,192
      Cantril, IA2603882,5172,904

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      Benjamin, TX2606633,7834,446
      Canalou, MO2600332332
      Asbury, NJ2602511,6221,874
      Riverton, IA2603632,3602,723
      Dwight, KS2606023,3913,994
      Cantril, IA2603882,5172,904
      Source: The Cantril, 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.