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Total crime 3%
Violent crime 10%
Property crime 5%
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 peopleCollins/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,555 (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)341 (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)2,214 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Collins crime rates are 3% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Collins are 10% lower than the national average
  • In Collins you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Collins is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Collins has increased by 3%

Collins crime map

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      Daily Crime In Collins (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Collins

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Collins is 1 in 294
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Collins is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Collins is 1 in 40

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

      Collins police department

      ItemCollinsIowaNational
      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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      Baxter, IA1,081101658759
      Huxley, IA3,474110716826
      State Center, IA1,337112727839
      Bondurant, IA5,0791981,2881,486
      Nevada, IA6,7964151,2601,676
      Lambs Grove, IA2002471,6061,853
      Elkhart, IA8152911,8902,181
      Collins, IA4583412,2142,554

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      Leigh, NE4583962,6853,081
      Tierra Verde, TX4586153,5084,123
      Florence, KS4585903,3223,912
      Benson, IL4585302,4042,934
      New Odanah, WI4584662,3382,803
      Collins, IA4583412,2142,554
      Source: The Collins, 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.