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Knox, Indiana Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2007 there were 1,062 total crimes reported in Knox, Indiana (81 of them violent). Of the 212 crimes that occur a year in Knox, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Knox, Indiana 212 times a year. This includes 2 murders, 4 rapes, and more than eight hundred thefts (including 55 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Knox, Indiana (2001-2003, 2006-2007)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2004, 2005 or 2008, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Knox, Indiana for 5 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Knox increased by 28 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 42 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over these years in Knox.

Crime Trends in Knox, Indiana (2001-2003, 2006-2007)

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 cities like Knox, Indiana (2001-2003, 2006-2007)

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

Knox, Indiana law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:

  • In 2007, because of changes in the state/local agency's reporting practices, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.

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