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Total crime 65%
Violent crime 69%
Property crime 64%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleSumner/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)906 (estimate)1,9422,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a30.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a29.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a187.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)117 (estimate)250381
Burglaryn/an/an/a352.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)789 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Sumner crime rates are 65% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sumner are 69% lower than the national average
  • In Sumner you have a 1 in 111 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sumner is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sumner has decreased by 18%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sumner (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sumner

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sumner is 1 in 858
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sumner is 1 in 127
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sumner is 1 in 111

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

      Sumner police department

      ItemSumnerIowaNational
      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
      Denver, IA1,81478527605
      Fairbank, IA1,16887592679
      Tripoli, IA1,316109735844
      New Hampton, IA3,478147706853
      Fayette, IA1,196110744854
      West Union, IA2,592116784900
      Fredericksburg, IA1,159120810929
      Sumner, IA2,205117789906

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Twin City, GA2,2052041,6081,812
      Effort, PA2,206114554668
      Poquonock Bridge, CT2,2061199651,084
      Clinton, WI2,2060989989
      Westby, WI2,2041771,5081,685
      Sumner, IA2,205117789906
      Source: The Sumner, 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.