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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 31%
Property crime 8%
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 peopleBridgeview/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime357n/a (estimate)2,2102,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape6n/a37.148.042.6
Robbery12n/a74.398.481.6
Assault24n/a148.6254.0250.2
Violent crime42n/a (estimate)260407379
Burglary35n/a216.7271.7340.5
Theft272n/a1,683.91,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a49.5148.2219.9
Property crime315n/a (estimate)1,9501,8472,110

Key findings

  • Bridgeview crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Bridgeview are 31% lower than the national average
  • In Bridgeview you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Bridgeview is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Bridgeview has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Bridgeview (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Bridgeview, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Bridgeview are 1.02 times less than the Illinois average and 1.13 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Bridgeview are 1.56 times less than than Illinois and 1.46 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Bridgeview are 1.06 times more than than Illinois and 1.08 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Bridgeview (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Bridgeview in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Bridgeview safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Bridgeview being safer than 28% of cities in Illinois and 40% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Bridgeview. In conclusion, Bridgeview ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bridgeview

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bridgeview is 1 in 385
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bridgeview is 1 in 52
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Bridgeview is 1 in 46
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Bridgeview? In Bridgeview, you have a 1 in 385 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 52. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Bridgeview, IL is 1 in 46.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Bridgeview is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Bridgeview has increased by 41% and the rate of property crime in Bridgeview has not changed. The total crime rate in Bridgeview has increased by 3% year to year.

      Bridgeview police department

      ItemBridgeviewIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3830,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.63.3
      There are a total of 38 Bridgeview police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.2% less than the Illinois average and 29.3% 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
      Palos Park, IL4,93421336357
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      La Grange Park, IL13,59645611656
      Bridgeview, IL16,3812601,9502,210

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Vienna, VA16,3781209781,098
      Fremont, OH16,3882013,9924,192
      Sayville, NY16,3892138161,029
      Mount Clemens, MI16,3905692,0632,632
      Ocean Acres, NJ16,3562471,5921,839
      Bridgeview, IL16,3812601,9502,210
      Source: The Bridgeview, 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.