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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 17%
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 peopleChicago Ridge/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime363n/a (estimate)2,5902,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape4n/a28.548.042.6
Robbery6n/a42.898.481.6
Assault7n/a49.9254.0250.2
Violent crime17n/a (estimate)121407379
Burglary31n/a221.2271.7340.5
Theft302n/a2,154.51,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft13n/a92.7148.2219.9
Property crime346n/a (estimate)2,4681,8472,110

Key findings

  • Chicago Ridge crime rates are 4% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chicago Ridge are 68% lower than the national average
  • In Chicago Ridge you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chicago Ridge is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chicago Ridge has decreased by 2%

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

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      Daily Crime In Chicago Ridge (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Chicago Ridge, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Chicago Ridge are 1.15 times more than the Illinois average and 1.04 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Chicago Ridge are 3.36 times less than than Illinois and 3.13 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Chicago Ridge are 1.34 times more than than Illinois and 1.17 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Chicago Ridge (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Chicago Ridge in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Chicago Ridge safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Chicago Ridge being safer than 31% of cities in Illinois and 44% 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 Chicago Ridge. In conclusion, Chicago Ridge ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chicago Ridge

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chicago Ridge is 1 in 825
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chicago Ridge is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chicago Ridge is 1 in 39
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Chicago Ridge, Illinois you have a 1 in 825 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Chicago Ridge.

      Year Over Year Crime In Chicago Ridge (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Chicago Ridge is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Chicago Ridge has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 5% in Chicago Ridge, while property crimes in Chicago Ridge have decreased by 2%. Total crime has decreased by 2% year over year.

      Chicago Ridge police department

      ItemChicago RidgeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.63.3
      There are a total of 32 Chicago Ridge police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.9% less than the Illinois average and 31.5% 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
      Chicago Ridge, IL14,3681212,4682,590

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      College, AK14,3728552,8713,725
      Johnstown, CO14,3791091,8721,981
      Lindenhurst, IL14,38035294329
      Robbinsdale, MN14,3823852,9273,312
      Hartford, WI14,350651,4171,481
      Chicago Ridge, IL14,3681212,4682,590
      Source: The Chicago Ridge, 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.