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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 29%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGarden Grove/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,148 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)420 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,728 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Garden Grove crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Garden Grove are 11% higher than the national average
  • In Garden Grove you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Garden Grove is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Garden Grove has decreased by 17%

Garden Grove crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Garden Grove (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Garden Grove

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Garden Grove is 1 in 239
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Garden Grove is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Garden Grove is 1 in 32

      Year Over Year Crime In Garden Grove (per 100,000 people)

      Garden Grove police department

      ItemGarden GroveIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Iowa

      StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
      Iowa6,040205266
      There are a total of 6,040 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 205 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

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      Leon, IA1,995127827955
      Clio, IA863342,1672,501
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      Van Wert, IA1903712,4102,781
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      Osceola, IA4,9924592,3932,852
      Decatur City, IA2053822,4832,865
      Garden Grove, IA1834202,7283,148

      Cities with similar population

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      Brookhurst, WY1831379941,131
      Van Voorhis, PA1833561,6331,989
      Radisson, WI1834732,3772,850
      Wyola, MT1836183,3473,965
      Goofy Ridge, IL1836582,9833,641
      Garden Grove, IA1834202,7283,148
      Source: The Garden Grove, IA 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.