Reported Annual Crime In Peoria Heights

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePeoria Heights/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime179n/a (estimate)3,0032,4852,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePeoria Heights/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a16.88.25.3
Rape6n/a100.738.340.4
Robbery1n/a16.8139.3102.8
Assault22n/a369.1250.5248.5
Violent crime30n/a (estimate)503436386
Burglary27n/a453.0374.9468.9
Theft114n/a1,912.81,518.61,745.0
Vehicle theft8n/a134.2155.5236.9
Property crime149n/a (estimate)2,5002,0492,451
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Peoria Heights, IL is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 21% higher than the average of crimes committed in Illinois. It is also 6% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Peoria Heights, IL shows a crime rate that is 15% higher than the Illinois average. The crime rate is also 30% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Peoria Heights, IL is shown to be 22% higher than the Illinois average and 2% higher than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Glasford, IL1,234200100300
Marquette Heights, IL2,891220404624
Dunlap, IL1,351122573695
Lake Camelot, IL1,890133627760
Heritage Lake, IL1,482141664805
Germantown Hills, IL3,491152715867
Morton, IL16,34386889975
Peoria Heights, IL6,0195032,5003,003

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Peoria Heights is 6% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.23 daily crimes that occur in Peoria Heights.
  • Peoria Heights is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Peoria Heights you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Peoria Heights has decreased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Peoria Heights (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Peoria Heights, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Peoria Heights, IL the total number of daily crimes is 1.21 times more than the Illinois average and 1.06 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Peoria Heights, IL are 1.15 times more than the Illinois average and 1.30 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Peoria Heights, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.22 times more than the Illinois average and 1.02 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Peoria Heights (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Peoria Heights, IL compared to every other city in Illinois as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Peoria Heights, IL ranks safer than 12% of every city located within Illinois along with 23% 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 Peoria Heights, IL. As a result, Peoria Heights, IL is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Peoria Heights

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Peoria Heights is 1 in 199
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Peoria Heights is 1 in 40
The chance of being a victim of crime in Peoria Heights is 1 in 34
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Peoria Heights, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Peoria Heights, IL you have a 1 in 199 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 40 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Peoria Heights, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In Peoria Heights (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Peoria Heights, IL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Peoria Heights, IL has decreased by 8%, the amount of property crime in Peoria Heights, IL has decreased by 11%, and the total amount of crime in Peoria Heights, IL has decreased by 10% year to year.

Peoria Heights police department

ItemPeoria HeightsIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1630,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.63.3
There are a total of 16 Peoria Heights police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.1% less than the Illinois average and 20.2% 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.

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Maquoketa, IA6,0253022,7343,036
Munford, TN6,0252611,5471,808
Waupaca, WI6,0263503,5993,949
Peoria Heights, IL6,0195032,5003,003
Source: The Peoria Heights, 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.