Red Oak has a population of 5,437. During the past three years, Red Oak saw 639 arrests. For 2017, the Red Oak's arrest rate totaled 423.03 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 33.64% makes Red Oak higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 40 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Red Oak also totaled 190 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Red Oak had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Red Oak averaged 40 violent crimes and 190 non-violent crimes.
The city of Red Oak experienced 180 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 31 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 140.
It is situated in Montgomery county, Iowa with a total number of 11 employees - 0 female, 9 male officers and 2 civilians. Red Oak PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0690100, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.