Reported Annual Crime In Morton Grove

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMorton Grove/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime265n/a (estimate)1,1252,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMorton Grove/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape0n/a0.037.538.6
Robbery5n/a21.2115.9101.9
Assault7n/a29.7224.6237.8
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)51384373
Burglary53n/a225.1361.1491.4
Theft192n/a815.41,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft8n/a34.0137.3220.2
Property crime253n/a (estimate)1,0741,9892,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Morton Grove, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in Morton Grove, IL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Morton Grove, IL is 53% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 61% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Morton Grove, IL has 87% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 86% lower than the national average. In property crime, Morton Grove, IL is 46% lower than the average of Illinois and is 57% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Morton Grove is 61% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.08 daily crimes that occur in Morton Grove.
  • Morton Grove is safer than 83% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Morton Grove you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Morton Grove has decreased by 19%.

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Daily Crime In Morton Grove (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Morton Grove, IL per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national level. In Morton Grove, IL the total number of daily crimes is 2.11 times less than the Illinois average and 2.54 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Morton Grove, IL is 7.53 times less than the Illinois average and 7.31 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Morton Grove, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.85 times less than the Illinois average and 2.31 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Morton Grove (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Morton Grove, IL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Morton Grove, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Morton Grove, IL is 72% safer than other cities of Illinois and 83% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Illinois cities and all around the United States, Morton Grove, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Morton Grove, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Morton Grove

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Morton Grove is 1 in 1963
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Morton Grove is 1 in 94
The chance of being a victim of crime in Morton Grove is 1 in 89
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Morton Grove, IL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Morton Grove, IL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 1963. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 94 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Morton Grove, IL is 1 in 89.

Year Over Year Crime In Morton Grove (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Morton Grove, IL is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Morton Grove, IL has decreased by 52%, while the property crime rate in Morton Grove, IL has decreased by 16% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Morton Grove, IL has decreased by 19% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Morton Grove police department

ItemMorton GroveIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5830,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.52.63.3
There are a total of 58 Morton Grove police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 6.3% less than the Illinois average and 24.1% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hawthorn Woods, IL7,72713354367
Golf, IL490197197394
Forest Lake, IL1,75084436520
Buffalo Grove, IL41,6135560565
La Grange Park, IL13,62422577599
Morton Grove, IL23,424511,0741,125

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Derby, KS23,4191242,6382,761
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Chantilly, VA23,43182785867
Blue Island, IL23,4535382,7873,325
Morton Grove, IL23,424511,0741,125
Source: The Morton Grove, 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.