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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 40%
Property crime 16%
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 peopleFranklin/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,079 (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)532 (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)2,547 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Franklin crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Franklin are 40% higher than the national average
  • In Franklin you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Franklin is safer than 17% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Franklin has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Franklin (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Franklin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Franklin is 1 in 188
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Franklin is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Franklin is 1 in 33

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

      Franklin police department

      ItemFranklinIllinoisNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      New Berlin, IL1,5050602602
      Waverly, IL1,2220902902
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722361,1301,366
      Girard, IL1,8186996991,398
      Loami, IL9661331,7261,859
      Woodson, IL3454982,3842,883
      Scottville, IL825252,5133,038
      Franklin, IL4665322,5473,079

      Cities with similar population

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      Thompson, IA4663472,3462,692
      Tryon, OK466200599798
      Inchelium, WA4665044,7615,265
      Union, WV4663391,7382,077
      Bayview, TX4662751,5831,858
      Franklin, IL4665322,5473,079
      Source: The Franklin, 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.