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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 36%
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 peopleDu Bois/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,627 (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)627 (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)3,000 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Du Bois crime rates are 41% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Du Bois are 65% higher than the national average
  • In Du Bois you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Du Bois is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Du Bois has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In Du Bois (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Du Bois

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Du Bois is 1 in 160
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Du Bois is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Du Bois is 1 in 28

      Year Over Year Crime In Du Bois (per 100,000 people)

      Du Bois police department

      ItemDu BoisIllinoisNational
      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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      Source: The Du Bois, 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.