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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 60%
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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 peopleDale/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)939 (estimate)2,1412,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a34.838.4
Robberyn/an/an/a62.473.9
Assaultn/an/an/a253.0279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)157 (estimate)358388
Burglaryn/an/an/a280.4314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,274.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a228.5246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)782 (estimate)1,7831,958

Key findings

  • Dale crime rates are 60% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dale are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Dale you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dale is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dale has decreased by 9%

Dale crime map

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      Daily Crime In Dale (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dale

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dale is 1 in 637
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dale is 1 in 128
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dale is 1 in 107

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

      Dale police department

      ItemDaleIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      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

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      Santa Claus, IN2,726105522627
      Ferdinand, IN2,119133664798
      Huntingburg, IN6,414372550922
      Winslow, IN1,1341889381,126
      St. Meinrad, IN5953941,9632,357
      Chrisney, IN6314232,1082,531
      Spurgeon, IN1364672,3282,796
      Dale, IN1,601157782939

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Goshen, AR1,60194367461
      Walnut, IL1,601198723921
      Garrett, WA1,6011371,2711,407
      Delavan, IL1,6001252,3052,430
      Sedgwick, KS1,6002459791,223
      Dale, IN1,601157782939
      Source: The Dale, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.