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Total crime 24%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 26%
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 peopleBrookfield/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,958 (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)339 (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)1,620 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Brookfield crime rates are 24% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Brookfield are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Brookfield you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Brookfield is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Brookfield has increased by 53%

Brookfield crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Brookfield (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Brookfield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Brookfield is 1 in 296
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Brookfield is 1 in 62
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Brookfield is 1 in 52

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

      Brookfield police department

      ItemBrookfieldIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3430,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 34 Brookfield police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 32.7% less than the Illinois average and 45.2% 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
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Lisle, IL22,98970462531
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64180480560
      Hinsdale, IL17,43811550561
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Brookfield, IL18,9663391,6201,958

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Sherwood, OR18,9652312,3352,566
      Ellensburg, WA18,9572042,9153,119
      Hawthorne, NJ18,95011938948
      Howard, WI18,9502821,4911,773
      Ansonia, CT18,9501332,3572,491
      Brookfield, IL18,9663391,6201,958
      Source: The Brookfield, 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.