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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 62%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClifton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)991 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)179 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)812 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Clifton crime rates are 60% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clifton are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Clifton you have a 1 in 101 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clifton is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clifton has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Clifton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clifton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clifton is 1 in 559
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clifton is 1 in 124
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clifton is 1 in 101

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

      Clifton police department

      ItemCliftonIllinoisNational
      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.

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      Herscher, IL1,46267133200
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      Clifton, IL1,475179812991

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      Source: The Clifton, 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.