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Union County, Indiana Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2005 and 2006 there were 75 total crimes reported in Union County, Indiana (7 of them violent). Of the 38 crimes that occur a year in Union County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Union County, Indiana 38 times a year.

Total Crime in Union County, Indiana (2005-2006)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007 or 2008, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Union County, Indiana for 2 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Union County decreased by 175 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 33 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden decrease in crime over these years in Union County.

Crime Trends in Union County, Indiana (2005-2006)

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 Union County, Indiana (2005-2006)

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

Union County, Indiana law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Union 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.