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Total crime 78%
Violent crime 57%
Property crime 81%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDavenport/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,527n/a (estimate)4,4212,0002,489
Murder2n/a2.01.95.0
Rape84n/a82.036.942.6
Robbery124n/a121.127.481.6
Assault399n/a389.7200.4250.2
Violent crime609n/a (estimate)595267379
Burglary745n/a727.6371.1340.5
Theft2,830n/a2,763.91,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theft343n/a335.0163.0219.9
Property crime3,918n/a (estimate)3,8261,7342,110

Key findings

  • Davenport crime rates are 78% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Davenport are 57% higher than the national average
  • In Davenport you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Davenport is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Davenport has decreased by 24%

Davenport crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Davenport (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Davenport, IA per 100,000 people. In Davenport, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 2.21 times more than the Iowa average and 1.78 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Davenport is 2.23 times more than the Iowa average and 1.57 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Davenport has a daily crime rate that is 2.21 times more than the Iowa average and 1.81 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Davenport (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Davenport in comparison to other Iowa communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Davenport safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Davenport being safer than 4% of cities in Iowa and 10% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Iowa cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Davenport. In conclusion, Davenport ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Davenport

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Davenport is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Davenport is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Davenport is 1 in 23
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Davenport? In Davenport, IA you have a 1 in 169 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 27 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Davenport.

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

      Determining whether Davenport is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Davenport violent crime rates have decreased by 18%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 25% year over year. Total crimes for Davenport has decreased by 24% in the same time frame.

      Davenport police department

      ItemDavenportIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1883,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.91.83.3
      There are a total of 188 Davenport police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 3.1% greater than the Iowa average and 42.9% 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
      Orion, IL2,01356503559
      Princeton, IA1,10081524605
      Eldridge, IA6,12229602631
      Park View, IA2,71895619715
      Le Claire, IA3,931224499723
      Walcott, IA1,45061671732
      Port Byron, IL1,670136617754
      Davenport, IA102,3055953,8264,421

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lewisville, TX102,3272211,9682,189
      San Mateo, CA102,2242512,0912,342
      Sandy Springs, GA102,2121291,7801,910
      Rialto, CA102,4185723,0293,601
      Clovis, CA102,1482131,9942,206
      Davenport, IA102,3055953,8264,421
      Source: The Davenport, 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.