Illinois
Crime



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Crime Rates for Illinois

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Illinois Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

56,180

257,497

313,677

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.39

20.11

24.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Illinois 4.39

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 228

in Illinois

Illinois VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,802,023
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 997 5,556 17,567 32,060
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.43 1.37 2.50

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Illinois 20.11

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 50

in Illinois

Illinois Property CRIMES

Population: 12,802,023
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43,459 193,157 20,881
Rate per 1,000 3.39 15.09 1.63

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Illinois 34