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Total crime 84%
Violent crime 86%
Property crime 83%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalford/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)403 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)54 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)349 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Walford crime rates are 84% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Walford are 86% lower than the national average
  • In Walford you have a 1 in 249 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Walford is safer than 89% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Walford has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Walford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Walford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Walford is 1 in 1862
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Walford is 1 in 287
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Walford is 1 in 249

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

      Walford police department

      ItemWalfordIowaNational
      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

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      Robins, IA3,43451330381
      Atkins, IA1,71360388447
      Fairfax, IA2,41861398459
      Ely, IA2,13373475548
      Tiffin, IA2,53083538621
      Palo, IA1,03692597689
      Shellsburg, IA1,09793602695
      Walford, IA1,42854349403

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      Wolfe City, TX1,4282101,1971,407
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      Nashotah, WI1,42841206248
      Chatham, MA1,4291319651,095
      Walford, IA1,42854349403
      Source: The Walford, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.