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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 77%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleIsland Lake/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime46n/a (estimate)5702,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a12.448.042.6
Robbery2n/a24.898.481.6
Assault4n/a49.6254.0250.2
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)87407379
Burglary1n/a12.4271.7340.5
Theft37n/a458.41,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft1n/a12.4148.2219.9
Property crime39n/a (estimate)4831,8472,110

Key findings

  • Island Lake crime rates are 77% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Island Lake are 77% lower than the national average
  • In Island Lake you have a 1 in 176 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Island Lake is safer than 83% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Island Lake has decreased by 74%

Island Lake crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Island Lake (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Island Lake on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Island Lake (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 3.95 times less than the state average and 4.37 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Island Lake on a daily basis are 4.69 times less than than Illinois average and 4.37 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Island Lake are 3.82 times less than the daily state average and 4.37 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Island Lake (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Island Lake in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Island Lake safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Island Lake being safer than 75% of cities in Illinois and 83% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Island Lake. In conclusion, Island Lake ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Island Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Island Lake is 1 in 1153
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Island Lake is 1 in 207
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Island Lake is 1 in 176
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Island Lake? In Island Lake, you have a 1 in 1153 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 207. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Island Lake, IL is 1 in 176.

      Year Over Year Crime In Island Lake (per 100,000 people)

      An ideal indicator of whether Island Lake is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Island Lake has decreased by 77% and the rate of property crime in Island Lake has decreased by 73%. The total crime rate in Island Lake has decreased by 74% year to year.

      Island Lake police department

      ItemIsland LakeIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2130,690558,732
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149000
      McCullom Lake, IL1,0119999198
      Hawthorn Woods, IL7,59023185208
      Inverness, IL7,8440242242
      Bull Valley, IL1,21357259316
      Prairie Grove, IL1,70457259316
      Lindenhurst, IL14,38035294329
      Island Lake, IL8,02587483570

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Brentwood, MO8,0301749261,100
      Willow Street, PA8,0302371,0851,321
      Richland Hills, TX8,0334843,5484,032
      Kalifornsky, AK8,0158232,7643,587
      Mammoth Lakes, CA8,0355181,6142,132
      Island Lake, IL8,02587483570
      Source: The Island Lake, 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.