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Total crime 34%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 29%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBerlin/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,327 (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)601 (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)2,726 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Berlin crime rates are 34% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Berlin are 58% higher than the national average
  • In Berlin you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Berlin is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Berlin has decreased by 4%

Berlin crime map

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      Daily Crime In Berlin (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Berlin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Berlin is 1 in 167
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Berlin is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Berlin is 1 in 31

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

      Berlin police department

      ItemBerlinIllinoisNational
      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
      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
      Divernon, IL1,201000
      Leland Grove, IL1,62506767
      Auburn, IL5,0068664150
      New Berlin, IL1,5050378378
      Pleasant Plains, IL8640378378
      Thayer, IL728152304456
      Athens, IL2,013105470575
      Berlin, IL1836012,7263,327

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Radisson, WI1834732,3772,850
      Van Voorhis, PA1833561,6331,989
      Canadian, OK1836274,1324,759
      Sobieski, MN1833192,8143,134
      Garden Grove, IA1834202,7283,148
      Berlin, IL1836012,7263,327
      Source: The Berlin, 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.