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Total crime 86%
Violent crime 98%
Property crime 84%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDyer/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime52n/a (estimate)3262,1412,346
Murder0n/a0.07.56.5
Rape0n/a0.034.838.4
Robbery0n/a0.062.473.9
Assault1n/a6.3253.0279.7
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)6358388
Burglary0n/a0.0280.4314.2
Theft47n/a295.01,274.31,398.0
Vehicle theft4n/a25.1228.5246.0
Property crime51n/a (estimate)3201,7831,958

Key findings

  • Dyer crime rates are 86% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dyer are 98% lower than the national average
  • In Dyer you have a 1 in 307 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dyer is safer than 94% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dyer has decreased by 72%

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

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      Daily Crime In Dyer (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Dyer, IN per 100,000 people. In Dyer, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 6.56 times less than the Indiana average and 7.19 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Dyer is 56.99 times less than the Indiana average and 61.78 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Dyer has a daily crime rate that is 5.57 times less than the Indiana average and 6.12 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Dyer (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Dyer in comparison to other Indiana communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Dyer safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Dyer being safer than 98% of cities in Indiana and 94% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Indiana cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Dyer. In conclusion, Dyer ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dyer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dyer is 1 in 15932
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dyer is 1 in 313
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dyer is 1 in 307
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Dyer, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 15932. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 313 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Dyer is 1 in 307.

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

      Determining whether Dyer is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Dyer violent crime rates have decreased by 97%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 68% year over year. Total crimes for Dyer has decreased by 72% in the same time frame.

      Dyer police department

      ItemDyerIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)338,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.43.3
      There are a total of 33 Dyer police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15% less than the Indiana average and 38.2% less than the National average.

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lowell, IN9,42360220280
      St. John, IN15,77721410430
      Lake Dalecarlia, IN1,50899495594
      Winfield, IN5,233116580696
      Beecher, IL4,264179537716
      Palos Heights, IL12,54440807847
      Worth, IL10,776294665959
      Dyer, IN16,1336320326

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waterville, ME16,1341922,4982,690
      Coos Bay, OR16,1295124,7805,292
      Calhoun, GA16,1394602,7153,175
      Portland, TX16,1442181,8262,044
      Eggertsville, NY16,1454671,8082,275
      Dyer, IN16,1336320326
      Source: The Dyer, 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.