Hardin County, IA Arrest Records

Hardin County, IA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.58 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.
Hardin County, IA property crime rate is 5.92 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 52 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 92.59% compared to 2015.

Hardin County, IA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hardin County in 2016 increased by 10.89% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 4 to 10 while non-violent crime increased by 5.15% from 97 to 102.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 52
Larceny-theft 37
Motor vehicle theft 13
Aggravated assault 9
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Hardin County increased by 150% from 2015 and increased by 42.86% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 10. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hardin County was 87.63% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.058%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Hardin County increased by 5.15% from 2015 and decreased by 12.07% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 116 to 102. In 2016 property crime rate in Hardin County was 79.17% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.592%.

How Hardin stands up against other counties

Hardin vs. Dickinson

You’ll be in more risk in Hardin compared to Dickinson county that had 75.02% lower crime rate compared to Hardin county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Dickinson county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.7547 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3480 in Dickinson county.

Hardin vs. Tama

You’ll be in more safety in Hardin compared to Tama county that had 26.99% higher crime rate compared to Hardin county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.5225 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.6167 in Tama county.
Burglary rates of 3.0187 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.8686 in Tama county.

Names with the most arrests in Hardin

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Hardin, Iowa, the most crimes, that's 24.34% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hardin County is 0.8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.78 daily crimes that occur in Hardin County.
  • Hardin, IA is more violent than Dickinson.
  • In Hardin County you have a 1 in 154 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hardin, IA have increased by 10.89%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Hardin, IA

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  • Date of Birth: 02-23-1952 00:00:00
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  • Summary: 67-year-old Dennis Wray Bonin, arrested in Hardin, Iowa for Sexual Exploit. by School Employee-10 Yr. Special Sentence. Sexual Exploit. by School Employee-10 Yr. Special Sentence is a Aggravated Misdemeanor offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Bonin’s status may be obtained from the following: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 09-23-2000 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Paige Marie Beason was arrested. She is 18 years old, . Beason is charged with UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG - by police near Hardin, Iowa. UNLAWFUL POSSESSION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUG - is a Serious Misdemeanor 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: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 03-04-1998 00:00:00
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  • Summary: 21-year-old Menno J Hershberger, arrested in Hardin, Iowa for OPERATING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE 1ST OFFENSE. OPERATING WHILE UNDER THE INFLUENCE 1ST OFFENSE is a Serious Misdemeanor offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Hershberger’s status may be obtained from the following: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 03-17-1994 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Hardin County Law Enforcement arrested 25-year-old Kevin Alan Riggs. The charge against Riggs is Possession of a Controlled Substance - 1st Offense, a Serious Misdemeanor.  Riggs 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: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 07-28-1980 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Anthony Robert Polzin, 38, was arrested by police near Hardin, Iowa and charged with CARRYING WEAPONS. CARRYING WEAPONS is a Aggravated Misdemeanor, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Polzin’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Hardin County Law Enforcement

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