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

 

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Crime rate legend:
 Very low (< 50)
 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in South Bend by Year

Type

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
12
(11.9)
21
(19.4)
20
(18.3)
16
(14.9)
10
(9.4)
12
(11.3)
14
(13.2)
7
(6.7)
15
(14.5)
14
(13.5)
6
(5.8)
9
(8.9)
18
(17.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
68
(67.2)
78
(72.0)
93
(85.2)
78
(72.8)
71
(66.8)
69
(65.0)
67
(63.2)
67
(64.2)
73
(70.5)
56
(54.2)
52
(49.9)
60
(59.0)
55
(54.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
388
(383.3)
487
(449.3)
354
(324.2)
324
(302.3)
344
(323.8)
348
(328.1)
430
(405.8)
448
(429.0)
409
(394.9)
346
(334.9)
339
(325.4)
406
(399.3)
316
(311.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
329
(325.0)
302
(278.6)
353
(323.3)
350
(326.5)
337
(317.2)
365
(344.1)
294
(277.5)
283
(271.0)
322
(310.9)
353
(341.6)
349
(335.0)
269
(264.5)
233
(229.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,930
(1,906.5)
1,932
(1,782.4)
1,826
(1,672.4)
1,716
(1,600.9)
1,555
(1,463.5)
1,678
(1,581.9)
1,930
(1,821.5)
1,945
(1,862.4)
2,284
(2,205.5)
2,086
(2,018.9)
2,216
(2,127.0)
2,335
(2,296.3)
1,744
(1,720.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5,049
(4,987.6)
5,603
(5,169.0)
4,983
(4,563.9)
4,596
(4,287.7)
4,475
(4,211.6)
4,366
(4,115.9)
4,895
(4,619.7)
4,438
(4,249.5)
4,179
(4,035.3)
3,702
(3,582.8)
3,411
(3,274.1)
3,437
(3,380.0)
2,798
(2,759.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
720
(711.2)
699
(644.9)
574
(525.7)
541
(504.7)
539
(507.3)
568
(535.5)
586
(553.0)
489
(468.2)
502
(484.7)
325
(314.5)
302
(289.9)
324
(318.6)
285
(281.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
61
(60.3)
57
(52.6)
69
(63.2)
74
(69.0)
62
(58.4)
87
(82.0)
86
(81.2)
106
(101.5)
75
(72.4)
43
(41.6)
51
(49.0)
43
(42.3)
34
(33.5)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1)650.2673.0611.1570.6546.8562.6613.5588.1623.4551.5521.5561.6473.7
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. 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 280 registered sex offenders living in South Bend, Indiana as of July 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in South Bend to the number of sex offenders is 360 to 1.


See how dangerous South Bend, IN is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
South Bend:

473.7
Mishawaka:

387.5
Niles:

297.5
Buchanan:

453.7
North Liberty:

98.5
Elkhart:

335.1
Bremen:

100.4
Goshen:

238.0
Walkerton:

51.2
Violent crime rate in 2012
South Bend:

362.1
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
South Bend:

410.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
South Bend:

393.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
South Bend:

421.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
South Bend:

454.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
South Bend:

429.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
South Bend:

433.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
South Bend:

425.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
South Bend:

407.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
South Bend:

418.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
South Bend:

447.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
South Bend:

476.8
U.S. Average:

276.6

Violent crime rate in 2000
South Bend:

447.0
U.S. Average:

277.6

Property crime rate in 2012
South Bend:

526.5
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
South Bend:

679.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
South Bend:

635.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
South Bend:

632.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
South Bend:

718.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
South Bend:

658.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
South Bend:

681.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
South Bend:

605.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
South Bend:

582.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
South Bend:

613.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
South Bend:

644.4
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
South Bend:

714.9
U.S. Average:

337.2

Property crime rate in 2000
South Bend:

740.7
U.S. Average:

331.5


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

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 321 (251 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Indiana average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 328 (258 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Indiana average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 328 (259 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.49
Indiana average:

1.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 316 (249 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Indiana average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 326 (257 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 335 (264 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 328 (257 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 335 (262 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 331 (259 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 329 (255 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Indiana average:

1.77


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in South Bend

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 46601, 46615, 46616, 46619, 46628.


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