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Total crime 28%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 24%
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 peopleClear Lake/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,298 (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)570 (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)2,728 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Clear Lake crime rates are 28% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clear Lake are 50% higher than the national average
  • In Clear Lake you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clear Lake is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clear Lake has decreased by 6%

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

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      Daily Crime In Clear Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clear Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 176
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clear Lake is 1 in 31

      Year Over Year Crime In Clear Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Clear Lake police department

      ItemClear LakeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      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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      Leland Grove, IL1,62506767
      Williamsville, IL1,346134134267
      Sherman, IL4,40463439502
      Rochester, IL3,68754482536
      Chatham, IL12,569141642783
      Athens, IL2,0130842842
      Jerome, IL1,662172822994
      Clear Lake, IL2195702,7283,298

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      Camp Sherman, OR2191161,1691,285
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      Meno, OK2196193,8224,441
      White City, IL2195482,6243,172
      Clear Lake, IL2195702,7283,298
      Source: The Clear Lake, 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.