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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 5%
Property crime 11%
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 peopleWestfield/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,800 (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)360 (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)2,440 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Westfield crime rates are 9% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Westfield are 5% lower than the national average
  • In Westfield you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Westfield is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Westfield has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In Westfield (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Westfield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Westfield is 1 in 278
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Westfield is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Westfield is 1 in 36

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

      Westfield police department

      ItemWestfieldIowaNational
      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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      Akron, IA1,485108730838
      Elk Point, SD2,120161689850
      Ponca, NE1,0131228881,010
      Jefferson, SD5842021,0101,212
      Chatsworth, IA823722,5162,888
      Newcastle, NE2803982,9023,300
      Westfield, IA1593602,4402,800

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bowdon, ND1594193,0403,459
      Newport CDP (Shelby County), OH1592682,0852,353
      Tupelo, AR1598104,3385,149
      Gilboa, OH1593672,8563,223
      Corona, NM1599463,7754,721
      Westfield, IA1593602,4402,800
      Source: The Westfield, 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.