A+
Total crime 64%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 64%
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 peopleRoanoke/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)924 (estimate)2,5622,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.55.0
Rapen/an/an/a35.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.786.2
Assaultn/an/an/a251.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)138 (estimate)382381
Burglaryn/an/an/a377.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,572.71,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a229.1228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)786 (estimate)2,1792,200

Key findings

  • Roanoke crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Roanoke are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Roanoke you have a 1 in 109 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Roanoke is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Roanoke has decreased by 14%

Roanoke crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Roanoke crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Roanoke 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 Roanoke crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Roanoke

See all the best places to live around Roanoke

Compare Roanoke, IN Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in Roanoke?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Roanoke?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Roanoke poll results

      Daily Crime In Roanoke (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Roanoke (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Roanoke

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Roanoke is 1 in 726
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Roanoke is 1 in 128
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Roanoke is 1 in 109

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

      Roanoke police department

      ItemRoanokeIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Whitley, IN2,014115745860
      Markle, IN1,2091589031,061
      Ossian, IN3,7702011,1451,346
      Columbia City, IN9,3243842,1912,575
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543832,6183,001
      Zanesville, IN5734632,6393,102
      Uniondale, IN3094802,7373,217
      Roanoke, IN1,754138786924

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      King, WI1,754100527626
      Shannon, GA1,7541701,3421,512
      Rome, IL1,754173825998
      Frazeysburg, OH1,7541381,0751,214
      Lookout Mountain, GA1,75401,2141,214
      Roanoke, IN1,754138786924
      Source: The Roanoke, IN 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.