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Winneshiek County, Iowa Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2008 there were 922 total crimes reported in Winneshiek County, Iowa (93 of them violent). Of the 132 crimes that transpire each year in Winneshiek County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Winneshiek County, Iowa 132 times a year.

Total Crime in Winneshiek County, Iowa (2002-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Winneshiek County, Iowa for 7 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Winneshiek County has diminished by 208 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 425 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid drop off in crime over the last 7 years in Winneshiek County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to ninety for Winneshiek County, Iowa in 2009.

Crime Trends in Winneshiek County, Iowa (2002-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Winneshiek County, Iowa (2002-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

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