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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 43%
Property crime 53%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleBridgeport/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,244 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)215 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,029 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Bridgeport crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bridgeport are 43% lower than the national average
  • In Bridgeport you have a 1 in 81 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bridgeport is safer than 59% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bridgeport has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Bridgeport (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bridgeport

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bridgeport is 1 in 465
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bridgeport is 1 in 98
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bridgeport is 1 in 81

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

      Bridgeport police department

      ItemBridgeportIllinoisNational
      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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      Lawrenceville, IL4,4644031,9282,331
      Sumner, IL5,0945262,5143,040
      Claremont, IL2725642,6973,261
      Vincennes, IN18,0985212,9703,491
      Allendale, IL6666052,8973,502
      West Salem, IL8586092,9163,525
      Russellville, IL736252,9913,616
      Bridgeport, IL1,4252151,0291,244

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jefferson, NC1,4251509881,137
      Larimore, ND1,4251369861,122
      Cumberland Head, NY1,425142583725
      Woodmont, CT1,42556459515
      Wacousta, MI1,42598361459
      Bridgeport, IL1,4252151,0291,244
      Source: The Bridgeport, 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.