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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 40%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsTower Heights/100k peopleFort Wayne/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8,0313,533 (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 crime1,024450 (estimate)383382381
Burglary1,006n/a375.9377.6376.0
Theft5,453n/a2,037.51,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theft548n/a204.8229.1228.9
Property crime7,0073,083 (estimate)2,6182,1792,200

Key findings

  • Tower Heights crime rates are 37% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Tower Heights are 18% higher than the national average
  • In Tower Heights you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Tower Heights is safer than 31% of the cities in Indiana
  • Year over year crime in Fort Wayne has decreased by 15%

Tower Heights crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Tower Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tower Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tower Heights is 1 in 222
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tower Heights is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Tower Heights is 1 in 29

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

      Fort Wayne police department

      ItemTower HeightsFort 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tri-Lakes, IN1,24271403474
      Roanoke, IN1,754138786924
      Leo-Cedarville, IN3,721145829974
      Harlan, IN1,486148844992
      Grabill, IN1,4481609111,071
      Churubusco, IN1,8521619171,078
      Ossian, IN3,7702011,1451,346
      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 Tower Heights, 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.