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Emmet County, Iowa Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,496 total crimes reported in Emmet County, Iowa (189 of them violent). Of the 187 crimes that occur a year in Emmet County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Emmet County, Iowa 187 times a year. This includes 2 murders, 19 rapes, and nearly nine hundred thefts (including 70 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Emmet County, Iowa (2001-2008)

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

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Emmet County, Iowa for 8 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Emmet County decreased by 18 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 100 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden decrease in crime over the last 8 years in Emmet County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to one hundred for Emmet County, Iowa in 2009.

Crime Trends in Emmet County, Iowa (2001-2008)

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 Emmet County, Iowa (2001-2008)

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

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