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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 54%
Property crime 66%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTipton/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime43n/a (estimate)8472,1412,346
Murder0n/a0.07.56.5
Rape1n/a19.734.838.4
Robbery1n/a19.762.473.9
Assault7n/a138.0253.0279.7
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)177358388
Burglary6n/a118.3280.4314.2
Theft27n/a532.11,274.31,398.0
Vehicle theft1n/a19.7228.5246.0
Property crime34n/a (estimate)6701,7831,958

Key findings

  • Tipton crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Tipton are 54% lower than the national average
  • In Tipton you have a 1 in 118 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Tipton is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Tipton has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Tipton (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Tipton, IN per 100,000 people. In Tipton, the total number of daily crimes is 2.53 times less than the Indiana average and 2.77 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Tipton is 2.02 times less than the Indiana average and 2.19 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Tipton has a daily crime rate that is 2.66 times less than the Indiana average and 2.92 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Tipton (higher is better)

      Is Tipton safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Indiana as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Tipton to other cities in the state and across the country, Tipton is 73% safer than other cities of Indiana and 67% safer than other cities in the nation. Tipton has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tipton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tipton is 1 in 564
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tipton is 1 in 150
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Tipton is 1 in 118
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Tipton, Indiana? If you reside in Tipton, then there is a 1 in 564 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 150. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 118 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Tipton.

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

      Determining whether Tipton is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Tipton violent crime rates have not changed. At the same time, property crime has not changed year over year. Total crimes for Tipton has not changed in the same time frame.

      Tipton police department

      ItemTiptonIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)148,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.82.43.3
      There are a total of 14 Tipton police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16.8% greater than the Indiana average and 15.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Russiaville, IN1,108134667801
      Frankton, IN1,819153764917
      Arcadia, IN1,257153764917
      Sheridan, IN2,735160794954
      Greentown, IN2,4541708461,015
      Cicero, IN4,8831939601,153
      Elwood, IN8,4892862,0292,315
      Tipton, IN5,217177670847

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Salton City, CA5,2175752,7823,357
      Manitou Springs, CO5,2172391,8032,042
      Robbins, IL5,2168941,1682,062
      Chackbay, LA5,2165012,2622,763
      Springfield, MI5,2185591,5922,151
      Tipton, IN5,217177670847
      Source: The Tipton, IN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.