Reported Annual Crime In Benson

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenson/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,191 (estimate)2,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenson/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)572 (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)2,619 (estimate)2,0112,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Benson is 16% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.74 daily crimes that occur in Benson.
  • Benson is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Benson you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Benson has increased by 3%.

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Daily Crime In Benson (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Benson (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Benson

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Benson is 1 in 175
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Benson is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in Benson is 1 in 32

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

Benson police department

ItemBensonIllinoisNational
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
Lacon, IL1,83756890946
Gridley, IL1,4261848451,029
Flanagan, IL1,0691878581,045
Toluca, IL1,316779951,071
Roanoke, IL2,1462039321,135
Washburn, IL1,0072139751,188
El Paso, IL2,7491441,0461,190
Benson, IL4585722,6193,191

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Onekama, MI4585232,0922,615
Florence, KS4585934,0214,614
Tierra Verde, TX4586443,7604,405
Rose Creek, MN4583383,1083,446
Collins, IA4583742,7133,087
Benson, IL4585722,6193,191
Source: The Benson, 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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