Reported Annual Crime In Chatham

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChatham/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime87n/a (estimate)6962,4852,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChatham/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.25.3
Rape2n/a16.038.340.4
Robbery0n/a0.0139.3102.8
Assault14n/a112.0250.5248.5
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)128436386
Burglary12n/a96.0374.9468.9
Theft56n/a448.11,518.61,745.0
Vehicle theft3n/a24.0155.5236.9
Property crime71n/a (estimate)5682,0492,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Chatham, IL. All reported Chatham, IL crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Chatham, IL overall crime rate is 72% lower than in comparison to the Illinois average; and is also 75% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Chatham, IL, the rate is 71% lower than compared to the Illinois average, and 67% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Chatham, IL comes in at 72% lower than to the average seen in Illinois, and 77% lower than the overall national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pawnee, IL2,7863774111
Pleasant Plains, IL8920249249
Rochester, IL3,725105237343
Leland Grove, IL1,52161288349
Waverly, IL1,23779317397
Divernon, IL1,363260694954
New Berlin, IL1,4441848631,047
Chatham, IL12,131128568696

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Chatham is 75% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.91 daily crimes that occur in Chatham.
  • Chatham is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Chatham you have a 1 in 144 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Chatham has decreased by 19%.

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Daily Crime In Chatham (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Chatham, IL on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Chatham, IL (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois state wide, are 3.57 times less than the state average and 4.08 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Chatham, IL on a daily bases are 3.41 times less than than Illinois average and 3.02 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Chatham, IL are 3.61 times less than the daily state average and 4.31 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Chatham (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Chatham, IL compared to every other city in Illinois as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Chatham, IL ranks safer than 70% of every city located within Illinois along with 82% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Chatham, IL. As a result, Chatham, IL is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chatham

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chatham is 1 in 782
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chatham is 1 in 177
The chance of being a victim of crime in Chatham is 1 in 144
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Chatham, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Chatham, IL you have a 1 in 782 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 177 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 144 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Chatham, IL.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Chatham, IL is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Chatham, IL has decreased by 14% and the rate of property crime in Chatham, IL has decreased by 20%. The total crime rate in Chatham, IL has decreased by 19% year to year.

Chatham police department

ItemChathamIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2130,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
There are a total of 21 Chatham police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.7% less than the Illinois average and 44.7% less than the National average.

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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Larkspur, CA12,1311709731,142
California, MD12,1324492,1722,621
Dallas, GA12,129841,5071,591
Woodland Park, NJ12,129561,4611,517
Dranesville, VA12,12883708791
Chatham, IL12,131128568696
Source: The Chatham, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.