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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 4%
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 peopleSidney/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,521 (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)336 (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)2,185 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Sidney crime rates are 1% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sidney are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Sidney you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sidney is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sidney has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Sidney (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sidney

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sidney is 1 in 298
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sidney is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sidney is 1 in 40

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

      Sidney police department

      ItemSidneyIowaNational
      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
      Tabor, IA1,230115745859
      Shenandoah, IA5,030144844988
      Hamburg, IA1,1151368811,017
      Murray, NE4973262,2112,537
      Farragut, IA4313472,2542,602
      Riverton, IA2603632,3602,723
      Thurman, IA1913702,4012,771
      Sidney, IA9953362,1852,521

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Twin Lakes, NM9951,3455,0316,375
      Lynnville, IN9954332,3032,736
      Beechmont, KY9952812,4602,741
      Le Grand, IA9953092,0052,313
      South Fork, PA9954752,1762,651
      Sidney, IA9953362,1852,521
      Source: The Sidney, 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.