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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 61%
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 peopleLockport/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime233n/a (estimate)9112,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape7n/a27.448.042.6
Robbery1n/a3.998.481.6
Assault13n/a50.8254.0250.2
Violent crime21n/a (estimate)82407379
Burglary25n/a97.7271.7340.5
Theft174n/a680.01,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft13n/a50.8148.2219.9
Property crime212n/a (estimate)8291,8472,110

Key findings

  • Lockport crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lockport are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Lockport you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lockport is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lockport has increased by 20%

Lockport crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Lockport (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Lockport, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Lockport are 2.47 times less than the Illinois average and 2.73 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Lockport are 4.96 times less than than Illinois and 4.62 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Lockport are 2.23 times less than than Illinois and 2.55 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Lockport (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Lockport in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Lockport safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Lockport being safer than 67% of cities in Illinois and 78% 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 Lockport. In conclusion, Lockport ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lockport

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lockport is 1 in 1219
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lockport is 1 in 121
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lockport is 1 in 110
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Lockport, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1219. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 121 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Lockport is 1 in 110.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Lockport, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Lockport has increased by 22%, while the property crime rate in Lockport has increased by 19% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Lockport has increased by 20% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Lockport police department

      ItemLockportIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4430,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 44 Lockport police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.5% less than the Illinois average and 45.9% 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
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Palos Park, IL4,93421336357
      Orland Hills, IL7,24114354368
      Justice, IL12,95732465497
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Manhattan, IL7,40512517529
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      Lockport, IL25,09682829911

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maple Valley, WA25,093541,1231,177
      Chaska, MN25,07859932991
      Baldwin, NY25,0713411,3021,643
      Grandview, MO25,1267673,8734,640
      Edwardsville, IL25,04464771834
      Lockport, IL25,09682829911
      Source: The Lockport, 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.