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Total crime 43%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 61%
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 peopleGurnee/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,129n/a (estimate)3,6782,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape17n/a55.446.042.6
Robbery14n/a45.6111.586.2
Assault13n/a42.3239.7246.8
Violent crime44n/a (estimate)143404381
Burglary53n/a172.6306.7376.0
Theft1,007n/a3,280.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft25n/a81.4153.8228.9
Property crime1,085n/a (estimate)3,5341,9332,200

Key findings

  • Gurnee crime rates are 43% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Gurnee are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Gurnee you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Gurnee is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Gurnee has decreased by 9%

Gurnee crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Gurnee (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Gurnee, per 100,000 residents. In Gurnee, the total number of daily crimes is 1.57 times more than the Illinois average and 1.43 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Gurnee are 2.82 times less than the Illinois average and 2.66 times less than the national average. For property crime, Gurnee has a daily crime rate that is 1.83 times more than the Illinois average and 1.61 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Gurnee (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Gurnee, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Gurnee safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Gurnee is safer than 20% of Illinois cities, and 33% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking 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 Gurnee. At this time, Gurnee sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Gurnee

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Gurnee is 1 in 698
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gurnee is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Gurnee is 1 in 28
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Gurnee? In Gurnee, IL you have a 1 in 698 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 29 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Gurnee.

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

      A good indicator of whether Gurnee is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Gurnee has decreased by 6%, while the property crime rate in Gurnee has decreased by 9% year over year. The number of total crimes in Gurnee has decreased by 9% year over year.

      Gurnee police department

      ItemGurneeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8730,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.82.63.3
      There are a total of 87 Gurnee police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.5% greater than the Illinois average and 14.9% 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
      Third Lake, IL1,26662295356
      Port Barrington, IL1,49063300363
      North Barrington, IL2,97263303367
      Knollwood, IL1,72974354428
      Green Oaks, IL3,83277368445
      Deer Park, IL3,40977368445
      Lakemoor, IL6,31399347447
      Gurnee, IL31,0701433,5343,678

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Meadow Woods, FL31,0774762,8213,297
      Shawnee, OK31,0911,3495,1436,492
      Dania Beach, FL31,0466463,7374,383
      Wheat Ridge, CO31,0442423,2783,520
      San Luis, AZ31,118241,4271,451
      Gurnee, IL31,0701433,5343,678
      Source: The Gurnee, 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.