Reported Annual Crime In Jefferson

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleJefferson/100k peopleSouth Dakota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,649 (estimate)2,3102,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleJefferson/100k peopleSouth Dakota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.95.3
Rapen/an/an/a68.441.7
Robberyn/an/an/a27.498.0
Assaultn/an/an/a335.0248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)498 (estimate)434383
Burglaryn/an/an/a311.3430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,405.91,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a159.0237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,151 (estimate)1,8762,362

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The Jefferson crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Jefferson as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Jefferson crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Jefferson is 3% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.26 daily crimes that occur in Jefferson.
  • Jefferson is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Jefferson you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Jefferson has increased by 1309%.

Compare Jefferson, SD Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Jefferson (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Jefferson (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jefferson

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jefferson is 1 in 201
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jefferson is 1 in 47
The chance of being a victim of crime in Jefferson is 1 in 38

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

Jefferson police department

ItemJeffersonSouth DakotaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1995558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.23.3
There are a total of 1 Jefferson police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.2% less than the South Dakota average and 45.3% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in South Dakota

StateTotal offendersSouth Dakota /100KNational /100K
South Dakota000

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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Dakota Dunes, SD2,74568294362
Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399261543803
Elk Point, SD2,120173748920
Ponca, NE1,0131319711,102
Dakota City, NE1,8751349961,130
North Sioux City, SD2,623361,6271,663
Hinton, IA8092481,7992,047
Jefferson, SD5844982,1512,649

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Grapeville, PA5844742,4952,968
Rudolph, OH5844293,4853,915
Mokelumne Hill, CA5846083,3803,988
Akiachak, AK5841,3405,7247,064
Tuxedo Park, NY584144612756
Jefferson, SD5844982,1512,649
Source: The Jefferson, SD crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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