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Total crime 1%
Violent crime 16%
Property crime 4%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGodfrey/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,546 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)440 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,106 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Godfrey crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Godfrey are 16% higher than the national average
  • In Godfrey you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Godfrey is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Godfrey has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In Godfrey (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Godfrey

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Godfrey is 1 in 228
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Godfrey is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Godfrey is 1 in 40

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

      Godfrey police department

      ItemGodfreyIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.82.63.3
      There are a total of 15 Godfrey police officers. This results in 0.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 68.5% less than the Illinois average and 74.3% 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
      Brighton, IL2,31647234281
      Edwardsville, IL25,04452738790
      Bethalto, IL9,36454871925
      Glen Carbon, IL12,782699931,062
      Mitchell, IL1,1831979421,139
      Jerseyville, IL8,5021211,1651,287
      Bunker Hill, IL1,730601,3101,369
      Godfrey, IL17,8094402,1062,546

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Durango, CO17,8174333,5323,964
      Shafter, CA17,8012202,7222,942
      Cherry Hill, VA17,8221891,5751,765
      Maumelle, AR17,7952561,7762,032
      Central Point, OR17,7931902,5112,701
      Godfrey, IL17,8094402,1062,546
      Source: The Godfrey, 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.