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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 79%
Property crime 49%
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 peopleItasca/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime117n/a (estimate)1,1662,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape3n/a29.948.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault5n/a49.8254.0250.2
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)80407379
Burglary16n/a159.5271.7340.5
Theft91n/a907.11,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a19.9148.2219.9
Property crime109n/a (estimate)1,0871,8472,110

Key findings

  • Itasca crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Itasca are 79% lower than the national average
  • In Itasca you have a 1 in 86 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Itasca is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Itasca has increased by 1%

Itasca crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Itasca (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Itasca, IL per 100,000 people. In Itasca, the total number of daily crimes is 1.93 times less than the Illinois average and 2.13 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Itasca is 5.10 times less than the Illinois average and 4.76 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Itasca has a daily crime rate that is 1.70 times less than the Illinois average and 1.94 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Itasca (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Itasca to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Itasca safe? The gauges above illustrate that Itasca is safer than 61% of every city located within Illinois along with 74% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Itasca, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Itasca

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Itasca is 1 in 1255
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Itasca is 1 in 93
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Itasca is 1 in 86
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Itasca, Illinois? If you reside in Itasca, then there is a 1 in 1255 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 93. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 86 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Itasca.

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

      Determining whether Itasca is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Itasca violent crime rates have increased by 10%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 1% year over year. Total crimes for Itasca has increased by 1% in the same time frame.

      Itasca police department

      ItemItascaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.32.63.3
      There are a total of 29 Itasca police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 25.7% greater than the Illinois average and 2.4% greater 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
      Wayne, IL2,51341165206
      Inverness, IL7,8440242242
      Golf, IL5330403403
      Barrington Hills, IL3,5740428428
      Deer Park, IL3,40978352429
      Palatine, IL69,09862453515
      Bartlett, IL41,47556460516
      Itasca, IL8,502801,0871,166

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jerseyville, IL8,5024021,7792,181
      Palm Beach, FL8,501901,0921,182
      Live Oak city, CA8,5015913,1223,712
      Signal Mountain, TN8,50046453500
      Winchester, TN8,5044813,3553,836
      Itasca, IL8,502801,0871,166
      Source: The Itasca, 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.