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Total crime 3%
Violent crime 15%
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 peopleRockford/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,416 (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)322 (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)2,093 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Rockford crime rates are 3% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rockford are 15% lower than the national average
  • In Rockford you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rockford is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rockford has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Rockford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rockford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rockford is 1 in 311
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rockford is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rockford is 1 in 42

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

      Rockford police department

      ItemRockfordIowaNational
      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

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      Rockwell, IA1,100107695802
      Nora Springs, IA1,567113736849
      Greene, IA1,115113736850
      Sheffield, IA1,283117763880
      Charles City, IA7,4961099681,077
      Rock Falls, IA1503001,9492,249
      Plymouth, IA3443172,0572,374
      Rockford, IA7603222,0932,416

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Onaga, KS7605503,0973,647
      Lawndale, NC7605463,4624,008
      Drayton, ND7603472,4082,755
      Vernon, FL7605593,1743,733
      Monroe, IN7604472,3772,824
      Rockford, IA7603222,0932,416
      Source: The Rockford, 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.