Keokuk, IA Arrest Records

Keokuk, IA is among the most violent cities in the USA with 7.19 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 115th safest city in Iowa among the 116 cities.
Keokuk, IA property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 50.68 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 336 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 3.70% compared to 2015.

Keokuk Crime Rate

Total arrests in Keokuk 2016 increased by 2.51% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 108 to 76 while non-violent crime increased by 9.61% from 489 to 536.

5 Crimes In Keokuk, IA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 336
Burglary 153
Aggravated assault 68
Motor vehicle theft 47
Robbery 5

Other Cities in Iowa with the Most Arrests

Among the 116 cities in state the most dangerous is Des Moines with 1,497 violent crimes that’s 20.23% of total of 7,399. Council Bluffs has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 33 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Council Bluffs 64.05
Keokuk 57.86
Davenport 55.77
Clinton 53.62
Centerville 50.16

Safest Cities in Iowa

Are you planning a move to Iowa? Here are the safest cities in Iowa with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Keokuk is 1 out of 252 up by 0.03% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Cresco and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Sioux Center.

City Arrests
Sioux Center 1.72
Grundy Center 2.58
Bloomfield 2.68
Eldridge 3.15
Blue Grass 4.06

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Keokuk decreased by 29.63% from 2015 and decreased by 20% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 95 to 76. In 2016 violent crime rate in Keokuk was 53.12% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.719%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Keokuk increased by 9.61% from 2015 and decreased by 9.31% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 591 to 536. In 2016 property crime rate in Keokuk was 78.29% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.068%.

How Keokuk stands up against other cities

Keokuk vs. Fort Madison

You’ll be in more risk in Keokuk compared to Fort Madison that had 33.33% lower crime rate compared to Keokuk according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.4727 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.6570 in Fort Madison city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5632 in Fort Madison.

Keokuk vs. Norwalk

You’ll be in more risk in Keokuk compared to Norwalk that had 82.84% lower crime rate compared to Keokuk according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0945 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Norwalk city.
Larceny rates of 31.7670 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 6.4603 in Norwalk.

Names with the most arrests in Keokuk

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Keokuk is 0.75% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.85 daily crimes that occur in Keokuk.
  • Keokuk is more violent than Fort Madison.
  • In Keokuk you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Keokuk have increased by 2.51%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Keokuk, IA

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  • Arrest Date: 03-02-2019 07:54:56
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 190
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Place of Birth: Iowa
  • Address: KEOKUK, IA
  • State: Iowa
  • Total Bond: 1000
  • Booking Date: 2019-03-02 07:54:56
  • Location: PCJ
  • Summary: 41-year-old Crystal Marie Sturm was arrested in Polk, Iowa for NARCS - POSSESSION SCH II on March 02, 2019.She is 5' 09" tall, weighs 190. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Polk County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Arrest Date: 03-02-2019 08:01:29
  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Iowa
  • Address: KEOKUK, IA
  • State: Iowa
  • Total Bond: 1600
  • Booking Date: 2019-03-02 08:01:29
  • Location: PCJ
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, ASSAULT (SMMS), NARCS - POSSESSION SCH I on March 02, 2019 was Paul Thomas Fields. The 32-year-old Fields was arrested by Polk County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 09" tall, weighs 130 and has hazel eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Fields is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Polk County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 03-02-2019 08:06:25
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Iowa
  • Address: KEOKUK, IA
  • State: Iowa
  • Total Bond: 300
  • Booking Date: 2019-03-02 08:06:25
  • Location: PCJ
  • Summary: Polk County Law Enforcement arrested 35-year-old James Henry Sturm on March 02, 2019. The charge against Sturm is POSSESSION OF DRUG PARAPHERNALIA, DOMESTIC ABUSE ASSAULT. He weighs 200 with brown hair and hazel eyes;  Sturm 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: Polk County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-22-2018 12:06:26
  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 135
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Iowa
  • Address: KEOKUK, IA
  • State: Iowa
  • Total Bond: 1300
  • Booking Date: 2018-05-22 00:06:26
  • Location: PCJ
  • Summary: Police in the area of Polk, Iowa arrested Cole Michael Geltz on May 22, 2018. Geltz is 21 years old, weighs 135 with brown hair and blue eyes.  All criminal suspects including Cole Michael Geltz are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Polk County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 02-13-2018 04:45:00
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  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 215.0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Iowa
  • Address: KEOKUK , IA 52632
  • State: Iowa
  • Total Bond: 1000
  • Booking Date: 2018-02-13 16:45:00
  • Location: Dallas County Jail
  • Summary: Arrested on February 13, 2018 was Tanner Martin White who is 6' 0" tall, weighs 215.0 lbs. Dallas County Law Enforcement is charging White, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Dallas, Iowa found here may provide more information about this incident: Dallas County Law Enforcement.