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Total crime 22%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 15%
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 peopleFulton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime65n/a (estimate)1,9522,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault5n/a150.1254.0250.2
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)150407379
Burglary10n/a300.3271.7340.5
Theft40n/a1,201.21,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft10n/a300.3148.2219.9
Property crime60n/a (estimate)1,8021,8472,110

Key findings

  • Fulton crime rates are 22% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fulton are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Fulton you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fulton is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fulton has increased by 13%

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      Daily Crime In Fulton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fulton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fulton is 1 in 667
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fulton is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fulton is 1 in 52

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

      Fulton police department

      ItemFultonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.63.3
      There are a total of 9 Fulton police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.2% less than the Illinois average and 20.4% 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
      Prophetstown, IL2,093000
      Erie, IL1,5450266266
      Princeton, IA1,10081524605
      Preston, IA1,037111720830
      Camanche, IA4,3681781,1561,334
      McCausland, IA3262621,7001,962
      Morrison, IL3,9924721,5902,062
      Fulton, IL3,4551501,8021,952

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ocilla, GA3,4555472,9563,504
      Bamberg, SC3,4565014,6015,102
      Red Springs, NC3,4561,5565,8967,453
      West Orange, TX3,4543944,0324,426
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,45684444528
      Fulton, IL3,4551501,8021,952
      Source: The Fulton, 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.