It is located in Union County, IA. It has a population of 7,829 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 227.36 per 10.000 people. There have been 178 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Creston are larceny/theft crimes - 134 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 13 felony charges and 165 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Creston averaged 154 violent crimes. Of that total, 1 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 1 was for legacy rape, 11 was for robbery, and 141 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Union county, Iowa with a total number of 15 employees - 1 female, 10 male officers and 4 civilians. Creston PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IA0880100, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.