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Total crime 65%
Violent crime 63%
Property crime 65%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWakarusa/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)876 (estimate)2,3422,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.281.6
Assaultn/an/an/a249.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)139 (estimate)371379
Burglaryn/an/an/a323.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a203.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)737 (estimate)1,9712,110

Key findings

  • Wakarusa crime rates are 65% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wakarusa are 63% lower than the national average
  • In Wakarusa you have a 1 in 115 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wakarusa is safer than 71% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wakarusa has decreased by 9%

Wakarusa crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Wakarusa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wakarusa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wakarusa is 1 in 721
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wakarusa is 1 in 136
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wakarusa is 1 in 115

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

      Wakarusa police department

      ItemWakarusaIndianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,766558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bristol, IN1,651122650772
      New Paris, IN1,368153813966
      Syracuse, IN2,8671598441,003
      Granger, IN30,8191628621,025
      Milford, IN1,6851668801,045
      Osceola, IN2,4681668821,048
      Nappanee, IN6,767581,4131,471
      Wakarusa, IN2,030139737876

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Great Falls, SC2,0303733,8404,213
      Cordova, AL2,0302921,5291,821
      Port Barre, LA2,0303231,8592,182
      Chevy Chase Village, MD2,03001,9301,930
      Monson Center, MA2,031168605773
      Wakarusa, IN2,030139737876
      Source: The Wakarusa, IN 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.