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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 3%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMalcom/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,514 (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)335 (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)2,179 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Malcom crime rates are 1% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Malcom are 12% lower than the national average
  • In Malcom you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Malcom is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Malcom has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Malcom (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Malcom

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Malcom is 1 in 299
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Malcom is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Malcom is 1 in 40

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

      Malcom police department

      ItemMalcomIowaNational
      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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      Montezuma, IA1,591111724836
      Brooklyn, IA1,422114741855
      Victor, IA1,026121786907
      Oakland Acres, IA116128834963
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      Holiday Lake, IA3231961,2711,467
      Grinnell, IA9,1124181,7892,207
      Malcom, IA2973352,1792,514

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      Latham, IL2975732,5973,170
      Valle Crucis, NC2972581,6371,895
      Cross Timbers, MO2977564,0314,787
      Hudson, SD2974662,0682,534
      Browntown, WI2974052,0332,437
      Malcom, IA2973352,1792,514
      Source: The Malcom, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.