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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 9%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMalvern/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,204 (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)294 (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)1,910 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Malvern crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Malvern are 22% lower than the national average
  • In Malvern you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Malvern is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Malvern has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Malvern (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Malvern

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Malvern is 1 in 340
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Malvern is 1 in 53
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Malvern is 1 in 46

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

      Malvern police department

      ItemMalvernIowaNational
      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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      Tabor, IA1,230115745859
      Glenwood, IA5,2334891,2221,710
      Silver City, IA2243122,0292,341
      Mineola, IA1113272,1272,454
      Macedonia, IA2233382,1952,533
      Pacific Junction, IA4073532,2902,642
      Emerson, IA5253572,3212,678
      Malvern, IA9822941,9102,204

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      Benton, PA9824261,9542,381
      Grand Coulee, WA9823852,9823,367
      Crystal Springs, FL9825403,0683,609
      Parkers Prairie, MN9820601601
      Shabbona, IL9824772,1652,642
      Malvern, IA9822941,9102,204
      Source: The Malvern, 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.