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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 18%
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 peopleWestfield/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,885 (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)385 (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)2,500 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Westfield crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Westfield are 1% higher than the national average
  • In Westfield you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Westfield is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Westfield has increased by 3%

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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 260
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Westfield is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Westfield is 1 in 35

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Elk Point, SD2,12021554269
      Akron, IA1,485115748863
      Ponca, NE1,013129871999
      Jefferson, SD5844582,0312,489
      Chatsworth, IA823972,5782,975
      Newcastle, NE2804202,8453,265
      Westfield, IA1593852,5002,885

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ratcliff, AR1597123,4774,188
      Bowdon, ND1594252,9463,371
      Bearden, OK1595903,8894,479
      Henlopen Acres, DE1591719101,081
      Standard City, IL1596432,9193,562
      Westfield, IA1593852,5002,885
      Source: The Westfield, 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.