Iowa’s Highest Robbery Rate Right Here in the QC
If you pay attention at all to the local news, you know robberies are unfortunately a daily occurrence in the Quad Cities.
Evidently, we're at the top of Iowa's list for robbery rates.
According to FindTheHome, Scott County is tops in Iowa when it comes to frequency of robberies.
Scott County reportedly saw an average of 101.4 robberies per 100,000 people in 2015 and a total of 171 robberies.
When it comes to violent crimes, 2015 saw 473 per 100,000 people in Scott County. There were reportedly 798 total violent crimes.
In case you're wondering, Cook County was atop the list for Illinois.
See the highest robbery counties in all 50 states HERE.