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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 32%
Property crime 17%
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 peopleEast Peoria/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime698n/a (estimate)3,0832,3372,580
Murder1n/a4.46.95.0
Rape37n/a163.446.042.6
Robbery8n/a35.3111.586.2
Assault68n/a300.4239.7246.8
Violent crime114n/a (estimate)504404381
Burglary93n/a410.8306.7376.0
Theft482n/a2,129.01,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft9n/a39.8153.8228.9
Property crime584n/a (estimate)2,5801,9332,200

Key findings

  • East Peoria crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in East Peoria are 32% higher than the national average
  • In East Peoria you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • East Peoria is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in East Peoria has decreased by 10%

East Peoria crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In East Peoria (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in East Peoria on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in East Peoria (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 1.32 times more than the state average and 1.19 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in East Peoria on a daily basis are 1.25 times more than than Illinois average and 1.32 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in East Peoria are 1.33 times more than the daily state average and 1.17 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is East Peoria (higher is better)

      Is East Peoria safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in East Peoria to other cities in the state and across the country, East Peoria is 11% safer than other cities of Illinois and 18% safer than other cities in the nation. East Peoria has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in East Peoria

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in East Peoria is 1 in 199
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in East Peoria is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in East Peoria is 1 in 33
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in East Peoria? If you reside in East Peoria, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 199. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 39 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in East Peoria, is 1 in 33.

      Year Over Year Crime In East Peoria (per 100,000 people)

      An ideal indicator of whether East Peoria is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in East Peoria has increased by 19% and the rate of property crime in East Peoria has decreased by 14%. The total crime rate in East Peoria has decreased by 10% year to year.

      East Peoria police department

      ItemEast PeoriaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.52.63.3
      There are a total of 59 East Peoria police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 5% less than the Illinois average and 22.7% 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
      Glasford, IL1,234102102205
      Dunlap, IL1,35190432522
      Lake Camelot, IL1,890121577698
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491122586708
      Morton, IL16,343110632742
      Marquette Heights, IL2,891150599749
      Heritage Lake, IL1,482133639772
      East Peoria, IL23,0905042,5803,083

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      McDonough, GA23,0861472,6322,779
      Solon, OH23,08544915959
      Rosemont, CA23,0816223,3143,936
      Rosemount, MN23,09965757822
      Denison, TX23,0803741,8972,270
      East Peoria, IL23,0905042,5803,083
      Source: The East Peoria, 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.