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Total crime 30%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 33%
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. 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 peopleDana/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,234 (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)431 (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)2,802 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Dana crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dana are 14% higher than the national average
  • In Dana you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dana is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dana has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Dana (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dana

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dana is 1 in 232
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dana is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dana is 1 in 31

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

      Dana police department

      ItemDanaIowaNational
      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
      Gowrie, IA1,047122794916
      Ogden, IA2,069125811936
      Jefferson, IA4,207731,0191,091
      Fraser, IA1652581,6751,933
      Harcourt, IA2913552,3042,659
      Dayton, IA7043622,3512,713
      Paton, IA2453632,3582,721
      Dana, IA784312,8023,234

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      St. Clairsville, PA784532,0752,528
      St. Charles, VA783362,6552,991
      Holliday, MO787654,0774,841
      Congress, OH784112,8873,298
      Sun Valley, TX786123,4924,103
      Dana, IA784312,8023,234
      Source: The Dana, 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.