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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 1%
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 peopleMitchell/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,458 (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)328 (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)2,130 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Mitchell crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mitchell are 14% lower than the national average
  • In Mitchell you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mitchell is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mitchell has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Mitchell (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mitchell

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mitchell is 1 in 305
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mitchell is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mitchell is 1 in 41

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

      Mitchell police department

      ItemMitchellIowaNational
      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
      Osage, IA3,631113198311
      St. Ansgar, IA1,087109708817
      Nora Springs, IA1,567113736849
      Rock Falls, IA1503001,9492,249
      Plymouth, IA3443172,0572,374
      Rudd, IA3663342,1702,504
      Orchard, IA503512,2822,633
      Mitchell, IA1713282,1302,458

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Broughton, IL1716582,9833,641
      Brant Lake, SD1712049051,109
      Woodland, UT17195876972
      Smithboro, IL1716202,8113,431
      Barlow, OR1713633,4893,852
      Mitchell, IA1713282,1302,458
      Source: The Mitchell, 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.