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Total crime 66%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 66%
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 peopleRoanoke/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)845 (estimate)2,3422,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.281.6
Assaultn/an/an/a249.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)134 (estimate)371379
Burglaryn/an/an/a323.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)711 (estimate)1,9712,110

Key findings

  • Roanoke crime rates are 66% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Roanoke are 65% lower than the national average
  • In Roanoke you have a 1 in 119 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 9%

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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.

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      Daily Crime In Roanoke (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Roanoke

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Roanoke is 1 in 748
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Roanoke is 1 in 141
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Roanoke is 1 in 119

      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, IN1,209154817971
      Ossian, IN3,7701951,0361,231
      Columbia City, IN9,3241301,4891,619
      Zanesville, IN5734492,3872,837
      Uniondale, IN3094662,4762,942
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543622,7613,123
      Roanoke, IN1,754134711845

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lookout Mountain, GA1,75448333381
      Fox Lake, WI1,7540138138
      Rome, IL1,754174788962
      Shannon, GA1,7541781,2381,416
      King, WI1,75499497596
      Roanoke, IN1,754134711845
      Source: The Roanoke, IN 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.