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Clinton County, Indiana Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Clinton County, Indiana. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Clinton County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Clinton County, Indiana, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2000 and 2006 there were 6,437 total crimes reported in Clinton County, Indiana (241 of them violent). Of the 920 crimes that occur a year in Clinton County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Clinton County, Indiana every 9 hours. This includes 1 murder, 46 rapes, and more than five thousand thefts (including 273 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Clinton County, Indiana (2000-2006)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2007 or 2008, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Clinton County, Indiana for 7 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Clinton County increased by 19 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 43 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over these years in Clinton County.

Crime Trends in Clinton County, Indiana (2000-2006)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Clinton County, Indiana (2000-2006)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Clinton County, Indiana law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Clinton County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.