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Total crime 97%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 97%
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 peopleLanark/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1n/a (estimate)752,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape0n/a0.046.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.0111.586.2
Assault0n/a0.0239.7246.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0404381
Burglary0n/a0.0306.7376.0
Theft1n/a74.61,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0153.8228.9
Property crime1n/a (estimate)751,9332,200

Key findings

  • Lanark crime rates are 97% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lanark are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Lanark you have a 1 in 1340 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lanark is safer than 97% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lanark has decreased by 94%

Lanark crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Lanark (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lanark

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lanark is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lanark is 1 in 1340
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lanark is 1 in 1340

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

      Lanark police department

      ItemLanarkIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      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
      Shannon, IL6460574574
      Milledgeville, IL1,0521049401,045
      Forreston, IL1,7711899041,092
      Mount Carroll, IL1,5651909111,102
      Polo, IL2,1312211,0581,280
      Freeport, IL24,7842052,3952,600
      Thomson, IL5635142,4612,976
      Lanark, IL1,54207575

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Union Point, GA1,5421701,3361,506
      Nicholson, GA1,5421521,1971,349
      Woodacre, CA1,54263334397
      Hancock, MD1,542194582776
      Paradis, LA1,5422041,2441,449
      Lanark, IL1,54207575
      Source: The Lanark, 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.