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Total crime 67%
Violent crime 71%
Property crime 66%
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 peopleDanville/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)828 (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)110 (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)717 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Danville crime rates are 67% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Danville are 71% lower than the national average
  • In Danville you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Danville is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Danville has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Danville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Danville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Danville is 1 in 906
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Danville is 1 in 140
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Danville is 1 in 121

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

      Danville police department

      ItemDanvilleIowaNational
      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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      West Point, IA1,02099645745
      Beaverdale, IA1,385104673777
      Mediapolis, IA1,536113732844
      New London, IA1,945119770889
      Mount Pleasant, IA8,4911371,7721,909
      St. Paul, IA1003212,0832,403
      Denmark, IA2993322,1552,487
      Danville, IA1,079110717828

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Afton, NY1,079187715902
      New Castle, KY1,07994821915
      Lawtey, FL1,0795546931,247
      Horatio, AR1,0792971,4511,748
      Surrey, ND1,07906969
      Danville, IA1,079110717828
      Source: The Danville, 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.