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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 71%
Property crime 62%
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 peopleBreese/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41n/a (estimate)9122,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a22.248.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault4n/a88.9254.0250.2
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)111407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft35n/a778.11,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft1n/a22.2148.2219.9
Property crime36n/a (estimate)8001,8472,110

Key findings

  • Breese crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Breese are 71% lower than the national average
  • In Breese you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Breese is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Breese has increased by 36%

Breese crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Breese (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Breese, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Breese are 2.47 times less than the Illinois average and 2.73 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Breese are 3.66 times less than than Illinois and 3.41 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Breese are 2.31 times less than than Illinois and 2.64 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Breese (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Breese, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Breese safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Breese is safer than 62% of Illinois cities, and 75% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Breese. At this time, Breese sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Breese

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Breese is 1 in 900
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Breese is 1 in 125
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Breese is 1 in 110
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Breese, Illinois? If you reside in Breese, then there is a 1 in 900 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 125. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 110 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Breese.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Breese, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Breese has increased by 147%, while the property crime rate in Breese has increased by 28% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Breese has increased by 37% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Breese police department

      ItemBreeseIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)730,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.62.63.3
      There are a total of 7 Breese police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 40.8% less than the Illinois average and 51.8% 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
      Pierron, IL391000
      Marine, IL872109217326
      Aviston, IL2,29947282329
      Trenton, IL2,68077386463
      Mascoutah, IL7,91725593618
      New Baden, IL3,35862584646
      Albers, IL1,127154700854
      Breese, IL4,590111800912

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA4,5901521,2031,355
      Wanamassa, NJ4,591125809934
      Ogallala, NE4,5922232,4802,703
      Niwot, CO4,58899673772
      Winona, MS4,5922211,8932,114
      Breese, IL4,590111800912
      Source: The Breese, 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.