LUCAS County , IA | Crime Rates

LUCAS is a County located in IA (Lucas County), and has a population of 5,021. This region is policed by LUCAS COUNTY.

LUCAS has an overall crime rate of 1,852.22 per 100,000 residents. This is one of the safest regions in the United States. This means that your chances of becoming a victim of any type of crime in LUCAS is 1 in 54 if you reside there for a year.

Below are its crime rates and policing statistics according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR). For more specific crime statistics (NIBRS) for many US cities & counties, see Offense Statistics.

Crime Rates

Crime LUCAS (per 100,000) Nation-wide (per 100,000)
Crime Rate (Overall) 1,852.22 4,506.21
Murder Rate N/A 5.70
Robbery Rate N/A 148.30
Rape Rate N/A 30.60
Assault Rate 278.83 644.08
Burglary Rate 418.24 726.10
Forced Entry Rate 278.83 417.29
Larceny Rate 995.82 2,185.40
Auto Theft Rate 159.33 362.07

Policing Statistics

Type LUCAS Nation-Wide
Overall Clearance Rate 0.81% 28.23%
Homicide Clearance Rate N/A 56.15%
Assault Clearance Rate 3.23% 52.13%
Rape Clearance Rate N/A 38.34%
Robbery Clearance Rate N/A 23.18%
Burglary Clearance Rate 0.00% 11.77%
Larceny Clearance Rate 0.30% 17.45%
Auto Theft Clearance Rate 1.88% 11.95%

Sex Offenders

Total Sex Offenders 1 728,400
Sex Offenders Per Capita 19.92 238.8
Iowa Sex Offender Registry http://www.iowasexof...
Data estimated from arrests & clearances from a sample from the Uniform Crime Reports, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice. Washington, D.C. 2007. If missing data exist, these figures will tend to underestimate the true figures. is not responsible for the currency or accuracy of this data.

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Crime Statistics News

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Wednesday, October 07, 2015
The New York Times piece cites “…at least 35 of the nation’s cities (are) reporting increases in murders, violent crimes or both.” But the story fails to mention how many cities were considered in the study, nor how many cities are seeing drop in murders and violent crimes.

Gun Laws, Deaths and Crimes
Sunday, October 04, 2015
In looking solely at the numbers of gun deaths and gun crimes, the data back up Obama, not Fiorina. But both politicians imply a causation that’s impossible to prove — that gun control laws lead to fewer or greater gun crimes or gun deaths.

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