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Total crime 75%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 78%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFindlay/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4n/a (estimate)6262,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a156.548.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0254.0250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)156407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft0n/a0.01,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft3n/a469.5148.2219.9
Property crime3n/a (estimate)4691,8472,110

Key findings

  • Findlay crime rates are 75% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Findlay are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Findlay you have a 1 in 160 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Findlay is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Findlay has increased by 300%

Findlay crime map

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      Daily Crime In Findlay (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Findlay

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Findlay is 1 in 639
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Findlay is 1 in 213
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Findlay is 1 in 160

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

      Findlay police department

      ItemFindlayIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.52.63.3
      There are a total of 1 Findlay police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44.3% less than the Illinois average and 54.6% 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
      Moweaqua, IL1,87405858
      Bethany, IL1,275799541,033
      Macon, IL1,2041918661,056
      Windsor, IL1,4602169791,195
      Lovington, IL1,0983838621,245
      Sullivan, IL4,6751,1591,1372,296
      Shelbyville, IL5,1474772,1652,642
      Findlay, IL680156469626

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      Minto, ND6803952,7373,131
      New Florence, MO68001,5541,554
      White, GA6804383,0503,488
      Wallowa, OR6804194,0284,447
      Rough Rock, AZ6807323,9254,657
      Findlay, IL680156469626
      Source: The Findlay, 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.