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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 81%
Property crime 60%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlenview/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime456n/a (estimate)9482,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape7n/a14.646.042.6
Robbery5n/a10.4111.586.2
Assault22n/a45.7239.7246.8
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)71404381
Burglary60n/a124.8306.7376.0
Theft331n/a688.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft31n/a64.5153.8228.9
Property crime422n/a (estimate)8781,9332,200

Key findings

  • Glenview crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Glenview are 81% lower than the national average
  • In Glenview you have a 1 in 106 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Glenview is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Glenview has decreased by 25%

Glenview crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Glenview (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Glenview, IL per 100,000 people. In Glenview, the total number of daily crimes is 2.46 times less than the Illinois average and 2.72 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Glenview is 5.72 times less than the Illinois average and 5.38 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Glenview has a daily crime rate that is 2.20 times less than the Illinois average and 2.51 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Glenview (higher is better)

      How safe is Glenview, Illinois compared to other cities in Illinois and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Glenview is safer than 70% of the cities in Illinois and 81% 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 Glenview. Overall, Glenview is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glenview

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glenview is 1 in 1415
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glenview is 1 in 114
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Glenview is 1 in 106
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Glenview? If you reside in Glenview, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1415. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 114 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Glenview, is 1 in 106.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Glenview is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Glenview has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 3% in Glenview, while property crimes in Glenview have decreased by 26%. Total crime has decreased by 25% year over year.

      Glenview police department

      ItemGlenviewIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.63.3
      There are a total of 75 Glenview police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.9% less than the Illinois average and 48.6% 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
      Knollwood, IL1,72974354428
      Hawthorn Woods, IL7,5900470470
      Forest Lake, IL1,74385407493
      Palatine, IL69,09841522562
      Kenilworth, IL2,6130595595
      Golf, IL5330601601
      Prospect Heights, IL16,331155507662
      Glenview, IL46,55971878948

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Twin Falls, ID46,6234512,3642,815
      Columbus, IN46,4741603,5843,744
      Jeffersonville, IN46,4151362,5972,733
      Palm Springs, CA46,7145634,2724,835
      San Luis Obispo, CA46,7164013,7784,179
      Glenview, IL46,55971878948
      Source: The Glenview, 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.