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Total crime 50%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 49%
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 peoplePleasant Hill/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,251 (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)167 (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)1,084 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Pleasant Hill crime rates are 50% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pleasant Hill are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Pleasant Hill you have a 1 in 80 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pleasant Hill is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pleasant Hill has decreased by 66%

Pleasant Hill crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pleasant Hill (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pleasant Hill

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 600
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 80

      Year Over Year Crime In Pleasant Hill (per 100,000 people)

      Pleasant Hill police department

      ItemPleasant HillIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)173,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.91.83.3
      There are a total of 17 Pleasant Hill police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 5.3% greater than the Iowa average and 41.6% less than the National average.

      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
      Prairie City, IA1,97358173230
      Polk City, IA4,11520499519
      Saylorville, IA3,44595616711
      Clive, IA17,02240699740
      Pleasantville, IA1,762101659761
      Norwalk, IA9,94434750783
      Cumming, IA415108701808
      Pleasant Hill, IA9,4061671,0841,251

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Warren, PA9,4076631,4802,143
      Charter Oak, CA9,4014522,3882,840
      Dunn Loring, VA9,39773576649
      Linganore, MD9,3953251,3961,721
      Jeannette, PA9,395110559668
      Pleasant Hill, IA9,4061671,0841,251
      Source: The Pleasant Hill, 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.