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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 22%
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 peopleFayetteville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,242 (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)560 (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)2,681 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Fayetteville crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fayetteville are 47% higher than the national average
  • In Fayetteville you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fayetteville is safer than 15% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fayetteville has decreased by 5%

Fayetteville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Fayetteville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fayetteville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 179
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fayetteville is 1 in 31

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

      Fayetteville police department

      ItemFayettevilleIllinoisNational
      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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      Smithton, IL3,79226209235
      Freeburg, IL4,11147683730
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      Red Bud, IL3,597114742856
      Albers, IL1,127153733886
      Mascoutah, IL7,917871,0771,164
      New Baden, IL3,3582141,1021,316
      Fayetteville, IL4075602,6813,242

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      Newfolden, MN4073072,7793,086
      Pacific Junction, IA4073302,2342,565
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      Elkhart, IL4075442,6053,149
      Cedar Grove, NM4074521,8052,257
      Fayetteville, IL4075602,6813,242
      Source: The Fayetteville, 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.