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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 49%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBensenville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime212n/a (estimate)1,1642,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape8n/a43.948.042.6
Robbery3n/a16.598.481.6
Assault6n/a33.0254.0250.2
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)93407379
Burglary26n/a142.8271.7340.5
Theft154n/a845.81,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft15n/a82.4148.2219.9
Property crime195n/a (estimate)1,0711,8472,110

Key findings

  • Bensenville crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bensenville are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Bensenville you have a 1 in 86 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bensenville is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bensenville has decreased by 27%

Bensenville crime map

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The Bensenville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Bensenville 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 Bensenville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Bensenville (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Bensenville, per 100,000 residents. In Bensenville, the total number of daily crimes is 1.94 times less than the Illinois average and 2.14 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Bensenville are 4.36 times less than the Illinois average and 4.06 times less than the national average. For property crime, Bensenville has a daily crime rate that is 1.72 times less than the Illinois average and 1.97 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Bensenville (higher is better)

      How safe is Bensenville, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Bensenville is safer than 59% of the cities in Illinois and 73% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Bensenville. Overall, Bensenville is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bensenville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bensenville is 1 in 1072
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bensenville is 1 in 94
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bensenville is 1 in 86
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Bensenville, Illinois? If you reside in Bensenville, then there is a 1 in 1072 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 94. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 86 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Bensenville.

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

      Determining whether Bensenville is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Bensenville violent crime rates have decreased by 15%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 28% year over year. Total crimes for Bensenville has decreased by 27% in the same time frame.

      Bensenville police department

      ItemBensenvilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.63.3
      There are a total of 35 Bensenville police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.5% less than the Illinois average and 41.8% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Inverness, IL7,8440242242
      Golf, IL5330403403
      Barrington Hills, IL3,5740428428
      Deer Park, IL3,40978352429
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Palatine, IL69,09862453515
      Bensenville, IL18,431931,0711,164

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Calverton, MD18,4294351,8712,306
      Trenton, MI18,426110744854
      Yorkville, IL18,436136691828
      Round Lake, IL18,42588657745
      Ferndale, MD18,4395722,4573,029
      Bensenville, IL18,431931,0711,164
      Source: The Bensenville, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.