Buchanan County, IA Arrest Records

Buchanan County, IA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.38 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Polk, Johnson, Pottawattamie, Scott, Dallas counties in Iowa.
Buchanan County, IA property crime rate is 5.34 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 54 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 25.00% compared to 2015.

Buchanan County, IA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Buchanan County in 2016 increased by 0.84% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 8 to 8 while non-violent crime increased by 0.9% from 111 to 112.

5 Crimes In Buchanan County, IA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 54
Burglary 44
Motor vehicle theft 14
Revised rape 5
Arson 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Buchanan County decreased by 0% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Buchanan County was 91.88% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.038%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Buchanan County increased by 0.9% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Buchanan County was 81.23% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.534%.

How Buchanan stands up against other counties

Buchanan vs. Winneshiek

You’ll be in more risk in Buchanan compared to Winneshiek county that had 66.82% lower crime rate compared to Buchanan county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.2382 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Winneshiek county.
Arson rates of 0.1429 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Winneshiek county.

Buchanan vs. Carroll

You’ll be in more risk in Buchanan compared to Carroll county that had 68.33% lower crime rate compared to Buchanan county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.2382 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Carroll county.
Arson rates of 0.1429 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Carroll county.

Names with the most arrests in Buchanan

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Buchanan, Iowa, the most crimes, that's 24.88% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 51-60. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Buchanan County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.57 daily crimes that occur in Buchanan County.
  • Buchanan, IA is more violent than Winneshiek.
  • In Buchanan County you have a 1 in 175 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Buchanan, IA have increased by 0.84%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Buchanan, IA

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  • Date of Birth: 09-11-1955 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Buchanan County Law Enforcement arrested 63-year-old Daniel Clarence Youngblut for Possession of Contraband in Correctional Institution in Buchanan, Iowa. Possession of Contraband in Correctional Institution is a D Felony offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Youngblut may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Buchanan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 12-21-1991 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Myles Anthony Bantz was arrested. He is 27 years old, . Bantz is charged with BURGLARY 3RD DEGREE by police near Buchanan, Iowa. BURGLARY 3RD DEGREE is a D Felony offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Buchanan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 07-12-1992 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of ASSAULT ON PEACE OFFICERS & OTHERS was Joshua Michael Bailey. The 27-year-old Bailey was arrested by Buchanan County Law Enforcement. Bond was set at unknown amount for the Serious Misdemeanor charge because Bailey is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Buchanan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 12-17-1994 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of Sex Offender - Registration Violation - 2nd or subsequent offense was Tyler Brody Uhlenhopp. The 24-year-old Uhlenhopp was arrested by Buchanan County Law Enforcement. Bond was set at unknown amount for the D Felony charge because Uhlenhopp is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Buchanan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 08-25-1981 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Buchanan County Law Enforcement arrested 37-year-old David Scott Stick. The charge against Stick is Proh Acts-Mfg, Del, Consp or Poss-Marij LT 50 kg, a Aggravated Misdemeanor.  Stick and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Buchanan County Law Enforcement.