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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 peopleMartelle/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,314 (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)298 (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)2,016 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

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

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

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      Daily Crime In Martelle (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Martelle

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Martelle is 1 in 336
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Martelle is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Martelle is 1 in 44

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

      Martelle police department

      ItemMartelleIowaNational
      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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      Ely, IA2,13369464532
      Solon, IA2,39969464533
      Springville, IA1,07092626718
      Central City, IA1,32097657754
      Mechanicsville, IA1,052101682783
      Mount Vernon, IA4,487135721857
      Bertram, IA3411631,1021,265
      Martelle, IA2662982,0162,314

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      Ephraim, WI266119630749
      Parrottsville, TN2668643,9124,776
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      Crane, IN2665262,9993,524
      Nason, IL2666533,1243,777
      Martelle, IA2662982,0162,314
      Source: The Martelle, 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.