Cedar County, IA Arrest Records

Cedar County, IA is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.33 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Pottawattamie, Warren, Washington, Marshall, Tama counties in Iowa.
Cedar County, IA property crime rate is 2.93 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 34 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 15.00% compared to 2015.

Cedar County, IA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Cedar County in 2016 decreased by 17.81% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 6 while non-violent crime decreased by 18.18% from 66 to 54.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 34
Burglary 15
Motor vehicle theft 5
Revised rape 3
Aggravated assault 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Cedar County decreased by 14.29% from 2015 and decreased by 40% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 10 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Cedar County was 93.07% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.033%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Cedar County decreased by 18.18% from 2015 and decreased by 36.47% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 85 to 54. In 2016 property crime rate in Cedar County was 89.71% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.293%.

How Cedar stands up against other counties

Cedar vs. Jefferson

You’ll be in more risk in Cedar compared to Jefferson county that had 9.89% lower crime rate compared to Cedar county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1626 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Jefferson county.
Burglary rates of 0.8128 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.9950 in Jefferson county.

Cedar vs. Clayton

You’ll be in more risk in Cedar compared to Clayton county that had 17.82% lower crime rate compared to Cedar county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Clayton county.
Burglary rates of 0.8128 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7959 in Clayton county.

Names with the most arrests in Cedar

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Cedar, Iowa, the most crimes, that's 27.06% 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 Cedar County is 0.9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.89 daily crimes that occur in Cedar County.
  • Cedar, IA is more violent than Jefferson.
  • In Cedar County you have a 1 in 308 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Cedar, IA have decreased by 17.81%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Cedar, IA

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  • Date of Birth: 08-11-1985 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Cedar County Law Enforcement arrested 34-year-old Dustin Elias Praught for Serious Injury by Vehicle in Cedar, Iowa. Serious Injury by Vehicle is a Aggravated Misdemeanor offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Praught may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Cedar County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 10-09-1979 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Cedar, Iowa arrested Halsey Lee Hunt. Hunt is 40 years old. He was charged with ELUDING.  All criminal suspects including Halsey Lee Hunt are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Cedar County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 06-01-1991 00:00:00
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  • Age: 28
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  • Summary: Tyler Christian Dunlap was arrested in Cedar, Iowa on charges of THEFT 2ND DEGREE which is a D Felony. He is 28 years old. Per the United States judicial system, Dunlap is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Cedar County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 09-01-1972 00:00:00
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  • Age: 47
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  • Summary: 47-year-old Daniel Thomas Reed, arrested in Cedar, Iowa for Operating While Intoxicated - 3rd or Subsequent Offense. Operating While Intoxicated - 3rd or Subsequent Offense is a D Felony offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Reed’s status may be obtained from the following: Cedar County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 10-11-1978 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Nicole Liana Mcneely was arrested. She is 41 years old, . Mcneely is charged with Proh Acts-Mfg, Del, Consp or Poss-Marij LT 50 kg by police near Cedar, Iowa. Proh Acts-Mfg, Del, Consp or Poss-Marij LT 50 kg 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: Cedar County Law Enforcement.