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Crime rate in Linton, Indiana (IN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Linton, IN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Linton, IN

The 2017 crime rate in Linton, IN is 140 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 54.3% U.S. cities. The 2017 Linton crime rate fell by 37% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Linton has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Linton, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Linton:

140.4
Sullivan:

66.8
Palestine:

137.6
Washington:

235.6
Loogootee:

66.2
Robinson:

160.6
Vincennes:

341.5
Ellettsville:

120.0
Terre Haute:

377.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Linton by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(17.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(38.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.8)
1
(19.0)
2
(38.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(17.6)
1
(18.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(37.6)
5
(95.1)
2
(38.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(92.8)
0
(0.0)
29
(544.5)
15
(285.2)
7
(134.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
207
(3,645)
220
(4,043)
183
(3,398)
181
(3,377)
168
(3,154)
160
(3,042)
134
(2,567)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(17.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(55.7)
1
(18.7)
10
(187.8)
17
(323.3)
6
(114.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.8)
N/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index164.8165.4146.9136.6192.5222.7140.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 23 registered sex offenders living in Linton, Indiana as of March 01, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Linton is 232 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Linton:

38.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Linton:

95.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Linton:

28.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Linton:

0.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Linton:

0.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Linton:

9.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Linton:

26.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Linton:

172.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Linton:

257.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2014
Linton:

294.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Linton:

171.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Linton:

196.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Linton:

202.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Linton:

184.9
U.S. Average:

276.4
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 14 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Indiana average:

1.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Indiana average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Indiana average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Indiana average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 20 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 15 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Indiana average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 16 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 17 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 13 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Indiana average:

1.77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Linton, IN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 47441.