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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 27%
Property crime 14%
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 peopleRunnells/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,088 (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)279 (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)1,809 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Runnells crime rates are 16% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Runnells are 27% lower than the national average
  • In Runnells you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Runnells is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Runnells has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Runnells (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Runnells

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Runnells is 1 in 360
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Runnells is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Runnells is 1 in 48

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

      Runnells police department

      ItemRunnellsIowaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Prairie City, IA1,97358173230
      Saylorville, IA3,44595616711
      Pleasantville, IA1,762101659761
      Monroe, IA1,875103667769
      Colfax, IA1,925111720831
      Mitchellville, IA2,271121786907
      Carlisle, IA4,0311629691,131
      Runnells, IA5142791,8092,088

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pesotum, IL5144962,2492,745
      Nelson, NE5144372,9613,398
      Laketon, IN5145522,9313,482
      Pattison, TX5143672,0952,462
      Central City, AR5146763,3043,980
      Runnells, IA5142791,8092,088
      Source: The Runnells, 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.