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Davison County, South Dakota Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Davison County, South Dakota. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Davison County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Davison County, South Dakota, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 3,892 total crimes reported in Davison County, South Dakota (219 of them violent). Of the 487 crimes that happen every year in Davison County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Davison County, South Dakota every 17 hours.

Total Crime Davison County, South Dakota (1999-2000, 2002-2003, 2005-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Davison County, South Dakota for 8 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Davison County has grown by 5%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 31%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a slight reduction in crime over the last 8 years in Davison County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to five hundred for Davison County, South Dakota in 2009.

Crime Trends Davison County, South Dakota (1999-2000, 2002-2003, 2005-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Davison County, South Dakota (1999-2000, 2002-2003, 2005-2008)

Users are warned against reading into ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a given location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or variations in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual chart bars to see crime numbers in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Davison County, South Dakota law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Davison 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.