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Total crime 309%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 363%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEdinburgh/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime486n/a (estimate)10,5492,5622,580
Murder0n/a0.06.55.0
Rape3n/a65.135.442.6
Robbery2n/a43.488.786.2
Assault12n/a260.5251.6246.8
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)369382381
Burglary30n/a651.2377.6376.0
Theft433n/a9,398.71,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a130.2229.1228.9
Property crime469n/a (estimate)10,1802,1792,200

Key findings

  • Edinburgh crime rates are 309% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Edinburgh are 3% lower than the national average
  • In Edinburgh you have a 1 in 10 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Edinburgh is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Edinburgh has decreased by 6%

Edinburgh crime map

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

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Compare Edinburgh, IN Crime

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      Daily Crime In Edinburgh (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Edinburgh, IN per 100,000 people. In Edinburgh, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 4.12 times more than the Indiana average and 4.09 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Edinburgh is 1.04 times less than the Indiana average and 1.03 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Edinburgh has a daily crime rate that is 4.67 times more than the Indiana average and 4.63 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Edinburgh (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Indiana and all other cities across the US, is Edinburgh safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Edinburgh is safer than 9% of other cities in the state of Indiana. In addition, Edinburgh is safer than 14% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Indiana and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Edinburgh. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Edinburgh is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Edinburgh

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Edinburgh is 1 in 271
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Edinburgh is 1 in 10
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Edinburgh is 1 in 10
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Edinburgh? If you reside in Edinburgh, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 271. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 10 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Edinburgh, is 1 in 10.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Edinburgh, Indiana (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Edinburgh has decreased by 15%, the amount of property crime in Edinburgh has decreased by 5%, and the total amount of crime in Edinburgh has decreased by 6% year over year.

      Edinburgh police department

      ItemEdinburghIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)168,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.52.43.3
      There are a total of 16 Edinburgh police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 48.6% greater than the Indiana average and 8% greater 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cordry Sweetwater Lakes, IN1,01576431507
      New Whiteland, IN5,8140712712
      Nashville, IN1,260109622731
      Princes Lakes, IN1,424125714839
      Trafalgar, IN1,237149849998
      Taylorsville, IN1,0581619201,082
      Hope, IN2,2892001,1401,340
      Edinburgh, IN4,64736910,18010,549

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ashland City, TN4,6482805,4735,753
      Spring Lake Heights, NJ4,64622369391
      Zapata, TX4,6463692,1242,493
      Candlewick Lake, IL4,6463341,5991,933
      Eastwood, LA4,6492501,5201,770
      Edinburgh, IN4,64736910,18010,549
      Source: The Edinburgh, IN 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.