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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 82%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsBroad River/100k peopleFort Wayne/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8,0314,576 (estimate)3,0012,5622,580
Murder40n/a14.96.55.0
Rape131n/a48.935.442.6
Robbery307n/a114.788.786.2
Assault546n/a204.0251.6246.8
Violent crime1,024583 (estimate)383382381
Burglary1,006n/a375.9377.6376.0
Theft5,453n/a2,037.51,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theft548n/a204.8229.1228.9
Property crime7,0073,993 (estimate)2,6182,1792,200

Key findings

  • Broad River crime rates are 77% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Broad River are 53% higher than the national average
  • In Broad River you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Broad River is safer than 14% of the cities in Indiana
  • Year over year crime in Fort Wayne has decreased by 21%

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

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      Daily Crime In Broad River (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Broad River

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Broad River is 1 in 172
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Broad River is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Broad River is 1 in 22

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Wayne (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Wayne police department

      ItemBroad RiverFort WayneIndiana
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4988,766
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.92.4

      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

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      Roanoke, IN1,754138786924
      Leo-Cedarville, IN3,721145829974
      Harlan, IN1,486148844992
      Grabill, IN1,4481609111,071
      Churubusco, IN1,8521619171,078
      Ossian, IN3,7702011,1451,346
      Huntertown, IN5,2862821,6101,892
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543832,6183,001

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chula Vista, CA260,5983041,3161,620
      Jersey City, NJ261,6664561,7702,226
      Buffalo, NY258,9891,0433,8154,858
      Orlando, FL263,3067964,8155,611
      St. Petersburg, FL253,5856243,3033,927
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543832,6183,001
      Source: The Broad River, Fort Wayne, 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.