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Total crime 10%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 8%
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 peopleLa Motte/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,310 (estimate)1,9422,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a30.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a29.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a187.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)297 (estimate)250381
Burglaryn/an/an/a352.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,013 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • La Motte crime rates are 10% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Motte are 22% lower than the national average
  • In La Motte you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Motte is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Motte has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In La Motte (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Motte

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Motte is 1 in 337
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Motte is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Motte is 1 in 44

      Year Over Year Crime In La Motte (per 100,000 people)

      La Motte police department

      ItemLa MotteIowaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Peosta, IA1,88167456523
      Asbury, IA5,20198662760
      Bellevue, IA2,193110747858
      East Dubuque, IL1,6821881,0681,256
      Graf, IA832201,4911,711
      Centralia, IA1372451,6591,904
      Springbrook, IA1372841,9242,209
      La Motte, IA2382972,0132,310

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      Hebo, OR2383803,8454,224
      Herman, NE2384002,9183,318
      Rayle, GA2384563,5924,048
      Halifax, NC2384573,0163,473
      Gail, TX2385503,1683,718
      La Motte, IA2382972,0132,310
      Source: The La Motte, 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.