Reported Annual Crime In Palos Park

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalos Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime35n/a (estimate)7122,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePalos Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape0n/a0.037.538.6
Robbery0n/a0.0115.9101.9
Assault0n/a0.0224.6237.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0384373
Burglary4n/a81.3361.1491.4
Theft29n/a589.61,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft2n/a40.7137.3220.2
Property crime35n/a (estimate)7121,9892,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Palos Park, IL. The total number of reported crimes in Palos Park, IL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Palos Park, IL crime rate is 70% lower than the Illinois average and is 75% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Palos Park, IL has a violent crime rate that is 100% lower than the Illinois average and 100% lower than the national average. For property crime, Palos Park, IL is 64% lower than the Illinois average and 71% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Palos Park is 75% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.95 daily crimes that occur in Palos Park.
  • Palos Park is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Palos Park you have a 1 in 141 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Palos Park has increased by 13%.

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Daily Crime In Palos Park (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Palos Park, IL per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national scale. In Palos Park, IL the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 3.33 times less than the Illinois average and 4.02 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Palos Park, IL is equal to the Illinois average and equal to the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Palos Park, IL has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.79 times less than the Illinois average and 3.50 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Palos Park (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Palos Park, 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 Palos Park, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Palos Park, IL is 89% safer than other cities of Illinois and 93% 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, Palos Park, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Palos Park, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Palos Park

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Palos Park is 0
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Palos Park is 1 in 141
The chance of being a victim of crime in Palos Park is 1 in 141
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Palos Park, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Palos Park, IL you have a 0 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 141 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 141 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Palos Park, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In Palos Park (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Palos Park, IL is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Palos Park, IL has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 100% in Palos Park, IL, while property crimes in Palos Park, IL have increased by 17%. Crimes in total for Palos Park, IL have increased by 13% year over year.

Palos Park police department

ItemPalos ParkIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1230,690556,527
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
Western Springs, IL13,0667314322
Willow Springs, IL5,69235385420
Indian Head Park, IL3,83778442520
Palos Heights, IL12,5720523523
La Grange Park, IL13,62422577599
Palos Park, IL4,9190712712

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Avra Valley, AZ4,9193252,4072,733
Kaser, NY4,9192801,1821,463
Nashville, GA4,9184425,4335,875
Duryea, PA4,9181221,1201,242
Gladstone, MI4,920831,6111,693
Palos Park, IL4,9190712712
Source: The Palos Park, 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.