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


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

Crime rate in Waterloo, IN

The 2017 crime rate in Waterloo, IN is 246 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 77.0% U.S. cities. The 2017 Waterloo crime rate fell by 26% compared to 2015. In the last 5 years Waterloo has seen decline of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Waterloo, IN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Waterloo:

245.8
Auburn:

78.1
Garrett:

112.5
Kendallville:

250.8
Angola:

186.5
Edgerton:

45.2
Hicksville:

19.1
Albion:

290.4
Montpelier:

336.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Waterloo by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(45.2)
1
(45.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(88.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.6)
2
(89.5)
3
(133.7)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(91.9)
1
(46.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(497.1)
19
(866.0)
12
(551.5)
10
(463.0)
12
(551.2)
11
(488.2)
8
(353.7)
10
(446.4)
10
(447.4)
12
(535.0)
10
(444.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(948.9)
20
(911.6)
44
(2,022)
18
(833.3)
20
(918.7)
14
(621.4)
12
(530.5)
12
(535.7)
13
(581.7)
8
(356.7)
11
(488.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
51
(2,305)
30
(1,367)
41
(1,884)
36
(1,667)
69
(3,169)
54
(2,397)
52
(2,299)
62
(2,768)
44
(1,969)
42
(1,872)
41
(1,822)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(406.7)
3
(136.7)
2
(91.9)
1
(46.3)
2
(91.9)
7
(310.7)
8
(353.7)
4
(178.6)
11
(492.2)
5
(222.9)
14
(622.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.2)
6
(267.9)
N/A2
(89.2)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index326.7339.1362.1235.2308.7346.2228.1287.5319.9331.7245.8

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 16 registered sex offenders living in Waterloo, Indiana as of March 01, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waterloo is 136 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Waterloo:

222.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2015
Waterloo:

401.2
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Waterloo:

313.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Waterloo:

267.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Waterloo:

176.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Waterloo:

355.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Waterloo:

275.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Waterloo:

254.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Waterloo:

321.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Waterloo:

478.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Waterloo:

293.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Waterloo:

45.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2003
Waterloo:

878.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Waterloo:

386.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Waterloo:

282.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2015
Waterloo:

198.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Waterloo:

288.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Waterloo:

272.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Waterloo:

274.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Waterloo:

290.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Waterloo:

356.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Waterloo:

256.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Waterloo:

512.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Waterloo:

271.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Waterloo:

366.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Waterloo:

150.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2003
Waterloo:

325.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Waterloo:

291.0
U.S. Average:

336.9
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: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.11
Indiana average:

1.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Indiana average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Indiana average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Indiana average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.78
Indiana average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.76
Indiana average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Indiana average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Indiana average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Indiana average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Indiana average:

1.77

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

Zip codes: 46793.