Vinton has a population of 5,125. During the past three years, Vinton saw 145 arrests. For 2017, the Vinton's arrest rate totaled 140.49 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 55.62% makes Vinton lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 20 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Vinton also totaled 52 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Vinton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Vinton averaged 20 violent crimes and 52 non-violent crimes.
The city of Vinton experienced 97 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 17 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 1, and the aggravated assault total was 79.
It is situated in Benton county, Iowa with a total number of 9 employees - 0 female, 8 male officers and 1 civilians. Vinton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0060200, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.