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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 53%
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 peopleVentura/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,175 (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)151 (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)1,024 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Ventura crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ventura are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Ventura you have a 1 in 86 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ventura is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ventura has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In Ventura (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ventura

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ventura is 1 in 662
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ventura is 1 in 98
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ventura is 1 in 86

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

      Ventura police department

      ItemVenturaIowaNational
      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
      Forest City, IA4,043200501701
      Rockwell, IA1,100100679779
      Manly, IA1,551117790907
      Garner, IA3,091120809929
      Meservey, IA1772911,9732,264
      Hanlontown, IA2113012,0392,340
      Clear Lake, IA7,6443701,9982,368
      Ventura, IA7371511,0241,175

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bogue, NC7373422,2532,595
      Elgin, IA7373252,1972,522
      Maben, MS7373683,7834,151
      East Galesburg, IL7375362,5663,102
      Oakland, OR7374014,0554,456
      Ventura, IA7371511,0241,175
      Source: The Ventura, 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.