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Total crime 38%
Violent crime 79%
Property crime 31%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClive/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime286n/a (estimate)1,5971,9422,580
Murder0n/a0.01.75.0
Rape2n/a11.230.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.029.586.2
Assault12n/a67.0187.9246.8
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)78250381
Burglary38n/a212.1352.6376.0
Theft211n/a1,177.91,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft23n/a128.4148.5228.9
Property crime272n/a (estimate)1,5181,6922,200

Key findings

  • Clive crime rates are 38% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clive are 79% lower than the national average
  • In Clive you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clive is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clive has increased by 182%

Clive crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Clive (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Clive for every 100,000 residents. The Clive total amount of daily crime is 1.22 times less than the Iowa average and 1.62 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Clive, is 3.20 times less than the Iowa average, and it is 4.87 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Clive has a daily crime average that is 1.11 times less than the Iowa average and 1.45 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Clive (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Clive, Iowa compared to other areas of Iowa, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Clive safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Clive is safer than 82% of Iowa cities, and 68% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Iowa, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Clive. At this time, Clive sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clive

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clive is 1 in 1280
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clive is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clive is 1 in 63
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Clive, Iowa you have a 1 in 1280 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 66 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Clive.

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

      A good indicator of whether Clive is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Clive has decreased by 47%, while the property crime rate in Clive has increased by 261% year over year. The number of total crimes in Clive has increased by 182% year over year.

      Clive police department

      ItemCliveIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)263,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.61.83.3
      There are a total of 26 Clive police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.4% less than the Iowa average and 49.8% less than the National average.

      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
      Granger, IA1,46164432495
      Polk City, IA4,115130455585
      Dallas Center, IA1,85181545626
      Van Meter, IA1,25684571655
      Saylorville, IA3,44589601690
      De Soto, IA1,06593629722
      Cumming, IA415101684785
      Clive, IA17,022781,5181,597

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Leland, NC17,0231291,5231,652
      Kuna, ID17,0152701,7352,005
      Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA17,0143142,9693,283
      Pecan Grove, TX17,0372101,2071,417
      Knik-Fairview, AK17,0389833,6674,650
      Clive, IA17,022781,5181,597
      Source: The Clive, 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.