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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 60%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHillcrest/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,041 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)188 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)853 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Hillcrest crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hillcrest are 50% lower than the national average
  • In Hillcrest you have a 1 in 97 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hillcrest is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hillcrest has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Hillcrest (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hillcrest

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 532
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 118
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hillcrest is 1 in 97

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

      Hillcrest police department

      ItemHillcrestIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      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

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      Malta, IL1,0410173173
      Byron, IL3,64784837921
      Stillman Valley, IL1,075172779951
      Kirkland, IL1,6621818211,003
      Ashton, IL1,0081878491,036
      Franklin Grove, IL1,0601948791,073
      Davis Junction, IL2,4391988981,095
      Hillcrest, IL1,2581888531,041

      Cities with similar population

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      Milner, GA1,2581551,0821,237
      Tower City, PA1,2590156156
      Yates Center, KS1,2572051,1561,362
      Riddle, OR1,2591481,4251,574
      Barre, MA1,259287323610
      Hillcrest, IL1,2581888531,041
      Source: The Hillcrest, 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.