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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 peopleMiles/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,266 (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)292 (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)1,974 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Miles crime rates are 12% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Miles are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Miles you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Miles is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Miles has decreased by 20%

Miles crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Miles (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Miles

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Miles is 1 in 343
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Miles is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Miles is 1 in 45

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

      Miles police department

      ItemMilesIowaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Preston, IA1,037104702806
      Bellevue, IA2,193110747858
      Fulton, IL3,4552741,4601,734
      Springbrook, IA1372841,9242,209
      Goose Lake, IA2752891,9582,248
      Welton, IA1512962,0022,297
      Delmar, IA4973092,0942,403
      Miles, IA4102921,9742,266

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Soudan, MN4103062,7733,079
      Peak Place, NM4101,3855,5276,912
      Menlo, IA4103282,2222,550
      Rockland, ID4103282,1102,438
      Letts, IA4103342,2582,592
      Miles, IA4102921,9742,266
      Source: The Miles, 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.