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Total crime 44%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 37%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleReliance/100k peopleSouth Dakota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,370 (estimate)2,4582,346
Murdern/an/an/a4.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a67.138.4
Robberyn/an/an/a30.773.9
Assaultn/an/an/a399.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)687 (estimate)501388
Burglaryn/an/an/a340.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,357.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a259.3246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,683 (estimate)1,9571,958

Key findings

  • Reliance crime rates are 44% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Reliance are 77% higher than the national average
  • In Reliance you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Reliance is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Reliance has increased by 13%

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

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      Daily Crime In Reliance (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Reliance

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Reliance is 1 in 146
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Reliance is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Reliance is 1 in 30

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

      Reliance police department

      ItemRelianceSouth DakotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a995558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.3

      Sex offenders in South Dakota

      StateTotal offendersSouth Dakota /100KNational /100K
      South Dakota000

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fort Thompson, SD1,3232811,0991,380
      Oacoma, SD5366132,3943,007
      Kennebec, SD3396242,4373,062
      Chamberlain, SD2,6626773,2153,892
      Lower Brule, SD6718103,1633,972
      Reliance, SD2546872,6833,370

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      King William, VA2542421,6881,930
      Lancaster, KS2545192,6873,206
      Hallwood, VA2543262,2732,600
      Twin Forks, NM2543721,3601,732
      Tygh Valley, OR2543833,4883,871
      Reliance, SD2546872,6833,370
      Source: The Reliance, SD crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.