Reported Annual Crime In Anchor

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAnchor/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,506 (estimate)2,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAnchor/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a43.441.7
Robberyn/an/an/a137.298.0
Assaultn/an/an/a250.4248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)628 (estimate)439383
Burglaryn/an/an/a339.5430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.1237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,878 (estimate)2,0112,362

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The Anchor crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Anchor as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Anchor crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Anchor is 28% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.61 daily crimes that occur in Anchor.
  • Anchor is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Anchor you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Anchor has increased by 2%.

Compare Anchor, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Anchor (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Anchor (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Anchor

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Anchor is 1 in 160
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Anchor is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Anchor is 1 in 29

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

Anchor police department

ItemAnchorIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
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
Chenoa, IL1,84095600695
Gibson City, IL3,423178712890
Lexington, IL2,107178816994
Forrest, IL1,0832079501,157
Fairbury, IL3,6103639231,286
Chatsworth, IL1,0072371,0881,325
Colfax, IL1,0811941,1631,357
Anchor, IL1426282,8783,506

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Gu-Win, AL1426173,4814,098
Roosevelt, MN1423283,0173,345
Christine, ND1423172,4822,799
Melbeta, NE1424253,1563,581
Indianola, OK1426043,8104,415
Anchor, IL1426282,8783,506
Source: The Anchor, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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