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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 59%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAtkinson/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,052 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)190 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)862 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Atkinson crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Atkinson are 50% lower than the national average
  • In Atkinson you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Atkinson is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Atkinson has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Atkinson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Atkinson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Atkinson is 1 in 527
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Atkinson is 1 in 117
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Atkinson is 1 in 96

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

      Atkinson police department

      ItemAtkinsonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Cambridge, IL2,16296529626
      Annawan, IL916117586703
      Geneseo, IL6,5893571,6211,978
      Andover, IL5835052,2912,796
      Bishop Hill, IL1475432,4623,005
      Hillsdale, IL5575652,5623,126
      Sheffield, IL7365662,5653,131
      Atkinson, IL1,0351908621,052

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Shore, KY1,03509595
      Start, LA1,0351981,1401,338
      St. Michaels, MD1,0355851,6592,244
      Carlton, MN1,0341039071,010
      Quinnesec, MI1,034198718915
      Atkinson, IL1,0351908621,052
      Source: The Atkinson, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.