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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 10%
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 peopleMeservey/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,264 (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)291 (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)1,973 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Meservey crime rates are 12% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Meservey are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Meservey you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Meservey is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Meservey has decreased by 18%

Meservey crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Meservey (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Meservey

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Meservey is 1 in 344
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Meservey is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Meservey is 1 in 45

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

      Meservey police department

      ItemMeserveyIowaNational
      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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      Hampton, IA4,326143286428
      Rockwell, IA1,100100679779
      Sheffield, IA1,283110744854
      Garner, IA3,091120809929
      Belmond, IA2,686123836959
      Clarion, IA2,783127861988
      Ventura, IA7371511,0241,175
      Meservey, IA1772911,9732,264

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Archer, IA1773832,5912,974
      Baring, WA1774173,9404,358
      Bern, KS1775603,3593,919
      Manchester, CA1775853,1163,701
      Little York, IN1774452,5382,983
      Meservey, IA1772911,9732,264
      Source: The Meservey, 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.