Reported Annual Crime In Glendale Heights

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlendale Heights/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime468n/a (estimate)1,3712,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlendale Heights/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a5.97.85.3
Rape0n/a0.043.441.7
Robbery9n/a26.4137.298.0
Assault15n/a44.0250.4248.9
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)76439383
Burglary28n/a82.0339.5430.4
Theft388n/a1,136.91,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft26n/a76.2163.1237.4
Property crime442n/a (estimate)1,2952,0112,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Glendale Heights, IL is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 44% lower than the average of crimes committed in Illinois. It is also 50% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Glendale Heights, IL shows a crime rate that is 83% lower than the Illinois average. The crime rate is also 80% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Glendale Heights, IL is shown to be 36% lower than the Illinois average and 45% lower than the national average.
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The Glendale Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Glendale Heights as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Glendale Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Glendale Heights is 50% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.76 daily crimes that occur in Glendale Heights.
  • Glendale Heights is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Glendale Heights you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Glendale Heights has decreased by 22%.

Compare Glendale Heights, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Glendale Heights (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Glendale Heights, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Glendale Heights, IL the total number of daily crimes is 1.79 times less than the Illinois average and 2.00 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Glendale Heights, IL are 5.76 times less than the Illinois average and 5.03 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Glendale Heights, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.55 times less than the Illinois average and 1.82 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Glendale Heights (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Glendale Heights, IL compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Glendale Heights, IL safer than 62% when compared to other Illinois cities, and 75% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Glendale Heights, IL. At this time, Glendale Heights, IL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glendale Heights

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glendale Heights is 1 in 1313
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glendale Heights is 1 in 78
The chance of being a victim of crime in Glendale Heights is 1 in 73
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Glendale Heights, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Glendale Heights, IL you have a 1 in 1313 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 78 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Glendale Heights, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In Glendale Heights (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Glendale Heights, IL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Glendale Heights, IL has decreased by 45%, the amount of property crime in Glendale Heights, IL has decreased by 20%, and the total amount of crime in Glendale Heights, IL has decreased by 22% year to year.

Glendale Heights police department

ItemGlendale HeightsIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7230,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
There are a total of 72 Glendale Heights police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21.1% less than the Illinois average and 35.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wayne, IL2,5130123123
Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860240300
Willow Springs, IL5,67718337354
Indian Head Park, IL3,8230447447
La Grange Park, IL13,59652431483
Bartlett, IL41,47546520566
Clarendon Hills, IL8,641127541668
Glendale Heights, IL34,395761,2951,371

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pleasant Hill, CA34,3952364,9495,186
University CDP (Orange County), FL34,3796183,8034,421
Gahanna, OH34,373712,2442,315
Spring Hill, TN34,3641731,0031,176
Cooper City, FL34,364601,4631,523
Glendale Heights, IL34,395761,2951,371
Source: The Glendale Heights, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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