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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 52%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsElmhurst/100k peopleFort Wayne/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8,4113,624 (estimate)3,1232,3422,489
Murder26n/a9.75.65.0
Rape145n/a53.836.842.6
Robbery357n/a132.579.281.6
Assault446n/a165.6249.3250.2
Violent crime974420 (estimate)362371379
Burglary990n/a367.5323.7340.5
Theft5,879n/a2,182.51,443.41,549.5
Vehicle theft568n/a210.9203.8219.9
Property crime7,4373,204 (estimate)2,7611,9712,110

Key findings

  • Elmhurst crime rates are 46% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Elmhurst are 11% higher than the national average
  • In Elmhurst you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Elmhurst is safer than 27% of the cities in Indiana
  • Year over year crime in Fort Wayne has increased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Elmhurst (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elmhurst

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elmhurst is 1 in 239
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elmhurst is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Elmhurst is 1 in 28

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Wayne (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Wayne police department

      ItemElmhurstFort WayneIndiana
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a4988,766
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.92.4

      Sex offenders in Indiana

      StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
      Indiana12,315198266
      There are a total of 12,315 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 198 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 26% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Roanoke, IN1,754134711845
      Leo-Cedarville, IN3,721141750891
      Harlan, IN1,486144763907
      Markle, IN1,209154817971
      Grabill, IN1,448155824979
      Churubusco, IN1,852156830986
      Ossian, IN3,7701951,0361,231
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543622,7613,123

      Cities with similar population

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      Chula Vista, CA260,5983281,3861,715
      Jersey City, NJ261,6665231,9042,427
      Buffalo, NY258,9899913,2454,236
      Orlando, FL263,3067384,8275,565
      St. Petersburg, FL253,5855953,2103,805
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543622,7613,123
      Source: The Elmhurst, Fort Wayne, IN 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.