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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 41%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarpentersville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime530n/a (estimate)1,3872,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape10n/a26.246.042.6
Robbery17n/a44.5111.586.2
Assault7n/a18.3239.7246.8
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)89404381
Burglary48n/a125.6306.7376.0
Theft433n/a1,132.91,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft15n/a39.2153.8228.9
Property crime496n/a (estimate)1,2981,9332,200

Key findings

  • Carpentersville crime rates are 46% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Carpentersville are 77% lower than the national average
  • In Carpentersville you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Carpentersville is safer than 71% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Carpentersville has decreased by 32%

Carpentersville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Carpentersville (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Carpentersville, IL per 100,000 people. In Carpentersville, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.69 times less than the Illinois average and 1.86 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Carpentersville is 4.54 times less than the Illinois average and 4.28 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Carpentersville has a daily crime rate that is 1.49 times less than the Illinois average and 1.69 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Carpentersville (higher is better)

      How safe is Carpentersville, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Carpentersville is safer than 54% of the cities in Illinois and 71% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Carpentersville. Overall, Carpentersville is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carpentersville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carpentersville is 1 in 1125
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carpentersville is 1 in 78
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Carpentersville is 1 in 73
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Carpentersville, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1125. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 78 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Carpentersville is 1 in 73.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Carpentersville is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Carpentersville has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 3% in Carpentersville, while property crimes in Carpentersville have decreased by 33%. Total crime has decreased by 32% year over year.

      Carpentersville police department

      ItemCarpentersvilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)6930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 69 Carpentersville police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.6% less than the Illinois average and 44.3% 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
      Campton Hills, IL11,5009150159
      Wayne, IL2,5130205205
      Gilberts, IL7,47936242279
      Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860241302
      Bull Valley, IL1,21357271328
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457271328
      Port Barrington, IL1,49063300363
      Carpentersville, IL38,275891,2981,387

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Friendswood, TX38,27284821906
      Montclair, CA38,2946034,1524,754
      Chelsea, MA38,2446761,4252,101
      Florence, SC38,2219576,5107,467
      Hanover Park, IL38,331113511624
      Carpentersville, IL38,275891,2981,387
      Source: The Carpentersville, 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.