Crime in Indiana

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This article refers to crime in the U.S. state of Indiana.

State statistics[edit]

In 2008 there were 223,994 crimes reported in Indiana, including 327 murders.[1]


In 2008, Indiana had 482 state and local law enforcement agencies.[2] Those agencies employed a total of 19,940 staff.[3] Of the total staff, 13,171 were sworn officers (defined as those with general arrest powers).[4]

Police ratio[edit]

In 2008, Indiana had 206 police officers per 100,000 residents.[5]

Capital punishment laws[edit]

Further information: Capital punishment in Indiana

Capital punishment is applied in this state.[6]


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