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Total crime 50%
Violent crime 40%
Property crime 51%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGalva/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,251 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)226 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,025 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Galva crime rates are 50% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Galva are 40% lower than the national average
  • In Galva you have a 1 in 80 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Galva is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Galva has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Galva (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Galva

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Galva is 1 in 443
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Galva is 1 in 98
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Galva is 1 in 80

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

      Galva police department

      ItemGalvaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)330,690558,732
      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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      Cambridge, IL2,16296529626
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      Woodhull, IL9075352,4252,959
      Bishop Hill, IL1475432,4623,005
      Galva, IL2,5252261,0251,251

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      Galva, IL2,5252261,0251,251
      Source: The Galva, 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.