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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 17%
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 peopleSwea City/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,944 (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)379 (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)2,565 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Swea City crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Swea City are equal to the national average
  • In Swea City you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Swea City is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Swea City has decreased by 20%

Swea City crime map

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

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Swea City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Swea City is 1 in 264
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Swea City is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Swea City is 1 in 34

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

      Swea City police department

      ItemSwea 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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      Source: The Swea 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.