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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 94%
Property crime 66%
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 peopleGlencoe/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime66n/a (estimate)7432,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault2n/a22.5254.0250.2
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)23407379
Burglary11n/a123.8271.7340.5
Theft41n/a461.31,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft12n/a135.0148.2219.9
Property crime64n/a (estimate)7201,8472,110

Key findings

  • Glencoe crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Glencoe are 94% lower than the national average
  • In Glencoe you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Glencoe is safer than 88% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Glencoe has decreased by 9%

Glencoe crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Glencoe (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Glencoe, IL per 100,000 people. In Glencoe, the total number of daily crimes is 3.03 times less than the Illinois average and 3.35 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Glencoe is 18.08 times less than the Illinois average and 16.86 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Glencoe has a daily crime rate that is 2.56 times less than the Illinois average and 2.93 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Glencoe (higher is better)

      How safe is Glencoe, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Glencoe is safer than 85% of the cities in Illinois and 88% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Illinois and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Glencoe. Overall, Glencoe is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glencoe

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glencoe is 1 in 4444
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glencoe is 1 in 139
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Glencoe is 1 in 135
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Glencoe? In Glencoe, IL you have a 1 in 4444 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 139 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Glencoe.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Glencoe, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Glencoe has decreased by 84%, while the property crime rate in Glencoe has increased by 6% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Glencoe has decreased by 9% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Glencoe police department

      ItemGlencoeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.82.63.3
      There are a total of 42 Glencoe police officers. This results in 4.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 81% greater than the Illinois average and 47.4% greater 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
      Golf, IL5330403403
      Knollwood, IL1,72975338412
      Green Oaks, IL3,83278352429
      Forest Lake, IL1,74386389475
      Palatine, IL69,09862453515
      Prospect Heights, IL16,331106494601
      Riverwoods, IL3,75928586614
      Glencoe, IL8,87023720743

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      Quakertown, PA8,8694311,6662,097
      Thompsonville, CT8,8732171,6801,896
      Molalla, OR8,86796718815
      Selma, TX8,8661582,1402,298
      Succasunna, NJ8,874132853985
      Glencoe, IL8,87023720743
      Source: The Glencoe, 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.