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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 32%
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. 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 peopleDolton/100k peopleSouth Dakota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,717 (estimate)2,1702,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a72.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a22.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a302.5250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)499 (estimate)399379
Burglaryn/an/an/a299.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,273.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a198.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,217 (estimate)1,7712,110

Key findings

  • Dolton crime rates are 9% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dolton are 32% higher than the national average
  • In Dolton you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dolton is safer than 20% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dolton has increased by 2%

Dolton crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Dolton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dolton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dolton is 1 in 201
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dolton is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dolton is 1 in 37

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

      Dolton police department

      ItemDoltonSouth DakotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a995558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.3

      Sex offenders in South Dakota

      StateTotal offendersSouth Dakota /100KNational /100K
      South Dakota000

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Freeman, SD1,25178698775
      Parker, SD1,112152676829
      Montrose, SD4645042,2372,741
      Marion, SD8385222,3172,839
      Hurley, SD3815232,3222,845
      Canistota, SD6825452,4212,966
      Emery, SD5125632,4993,062
      Dolton, SD194992,2172,717

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Canton City, ND193922,7183,110
      Maloy, IA193792,4582,837
      Buck Grove, IA193222,0922,414
      Conway, IA194162,7043,120
      Bancroft, SD195392,3912,930
      Dolton, SD194992,2172,717
      Source: The Dolton, SD 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.