The city of Jefferson, with a total population of 4,140, experienced 437 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 432.37 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 36.59% difference making Jefferson higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 15 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jefferson also handled 164 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Jefferson experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jefferson totaled 15 violent crimes and 164 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jefferson experienced 54 violent crimes. Of those, another 3 were for legacy rape, 2 were for robbery, and 49 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Greene county, Iowa with a total number of 8 employees - 0 female, 8 male officers and 0 civilians. Jefferson PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0370100, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.