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Total crime 21%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 24%
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 peopleWebster/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,012 (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)402 (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)2,610 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Webster crime rates are 21% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Webster are 6% higher than the national average
  • In Webster you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Webster is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Webster has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Webster (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Webster

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Webster is 1 in 249
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Webster is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Webster is 1 in 34

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

      Webster police department

      ItemWebsterIowaNational
      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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      North English, IA1,148120779899
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      Parnell, IA2063142,0412,355
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      Gibson, IA483452,2432,588
      Millersburg, IA1543462,2492,596
      Keswick, IA2413552,3032,657
      Webster, IA1284022,6103,012

      Cities with similar population

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      Herrick, SD1285872,6063,193
      Foxhome, MN1283583,1543,512
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      Iona, MN1283663,2243,590
      Nessen City, MI1286442,3372,981
      Webster, IA1284022,6103,012
      Source: The Webster, 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.