The city of Hiawatha, with a total population of 7,235, experienced 428 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, the arrest rate totaled 248.79 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 24.03% difference making Hiawatha lower than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 17 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Hiawatha also handled 163 arrests for property crimes during 2016. Compared to Marion and Mount Vernon, Hiawatha is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Hiawatha experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Hiawatha totaled 17 violent crimes and 163 non-violent crimes.
During 2010-2016, Hiawatha experienced 37 violent crimes. Of those, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 5 were for legacy rape, 7 were for robbery, and 23 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Linn county, Iowa with a total number of 14 employees - 1 female, 13 male officers and 0 civilians. Hiawatha PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0570300, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.