Reported Annual Crime In Benson

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenson/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,100 (estimate)2,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenson/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.84.9
Rapen/an/an/a37.538.6
Robberyn/an/an/a115.9101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a224.6237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)502 (estimate)384373
Burglaryn/an/an/a361.1491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a137.3220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,598 (estimate)1,9892,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Benson is 8% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.49 daily crimes that occur in Benson.
  • Benson is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Benson you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Benson has increased by 18%.

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Daily Crime In Benson (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Benson

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Benson is 1 in 200
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Benson is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in Benson is 1 in 33

Year Over Year Crime In Benson (per 100,000 people)

Benson police department

ItemBensonIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lacon, IL1,75955609664
Eureka, IL5,638297650947
Gridley, IL1,3771628391,001
Roanoke, IL2,1691668621,028
Flanagan, IL1,1111698731,042
Benson, IL4035022,5983,100

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hillsboro, WV4035153,0773,591
Harrod, OH4033813,3783,759
Norwood, GA4036004,7945,393
Bear Creek, TX4031661,1441,310
Bliss, ID4033012,4322,733
Benson, IL4035022,5983,100
Source: The Benson, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.