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Total crime 17%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 19%
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 peopleShannon City/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,905 (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)388 (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)2,517 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Shannon City crime rates are 17% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Shannon City are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Shannon City you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Shannon City is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Shannon City has increased by 3%

Shannon City crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Shannon City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shannon City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shannon City is 1 in 258
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shannon City is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Shannon City is 1 in 35

      Year Over Year Crime In Shannon City (per 100,000 people)

      Shannon City police department

      ItemShannon CityIowaNational
      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.

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      Sun Valley Lake, IA224108701808
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      Diagonal, IA3193792,4622,841
      Ellston, IA363822,4822,864
      Shannon City, IA543882,5172,905

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      La Salle, MN543082,7133,021
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      Aldrich, MN543813,3603,741
      Shannon City, IA543882,5172,905
      Source: The Shannon City, IA 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.