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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 34%
Property crime 16%
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 peopleMachesney Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime473n/a (estimate)2,0902,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape15n/a66.346.042.6
Robbery7n/a30.9111.586.2
Assault35n/a154.7239.7246.8
Violent crime57n/a (estimate)252404381
Burglary57n/a251.9306.7376.0
Theft341n/a1,507.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft18n/a79.6153.8228.9
Property crime416n/a (estimate)1,8391,9332,200

Key findings

  • Machesney Park crime rates are 19% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Machesney Park are 34% lower than the national average
  • In Machesney Park you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Machesney Park is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Machesney Park has decreased by 19%

Machesney Park crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Machesney Park (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Machesney Park 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 Machesney Park (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 1.12 times less than the state average and 1.23 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Machesney Park on a daily basis are 1.60 times less than than Illinois average and 1.51 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Machesney Park are 1.05 times less than the daily state average and 1.20 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Machesney Park (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Machesney Park to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Machesney Park safe? The gauges above illustrate that Machesney Park is safer than 29% of every city located within Illinois along with 44% 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, Machesney Park, IL is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Machesney Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Machesney Park is 1 in 397
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Machesney Park is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Machesney Park is 1 in 48
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Machesney Park, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 397. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 55 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 Machesney Park is 1 in 48.

      Year Over Year Crime In Machesney Park (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Machesney Park, Illinois (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Machesney Park has increased by 13%, the amount of property crime in Machesney Park has decreased by 22%, and the total amount of crime in Machesney Park has decreased by 19% year over year.

      Machesney Park police department

      ItemMachesney ParkIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2630,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.12.63.3
      There are a total of 26 Machesney Park police officers. This results in 1.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 58% less than the Illinois average and 65.8% 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
      Timberlane, IL1,02387416503
      Roscoe, IL10,66696889984
      Clinton, WI2,2060989989
      Winnebago, IL3,0081011,0431,144
      Capron, IL1,8681989461,144
      Belvidere, IL25,3002391,0751,314
      Poplar Grove, IL4,7282491,1931,443
      Machesney Park, IL23,0022521,8392,090

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Westchase, FL22,9991629581,120
      Lisle, IL22,98970462531
      West Springfield, VA23,02886713799
      Auburn, ME22,9432173,3223,539
      Crestview, FL22,9413542,8903,244
      Machesney Park, IL23,0022521,8392,090
      Source: The Machesney Park, 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.