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Total crime 31%
Violent crime 54%
Property crime 27%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMalden/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,382 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)585 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,797 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Malden crime rates are 31% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Malden are 54% higher than the national average
  • In Malden you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Malden is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Malden has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Malden (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Malden

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Malden is 1 in 172
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Malden is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Malden is 1 in 30

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

      Malden police department

      ItemMaldenIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      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.

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      Walnut, IL1,6010302302
      Ladd, IL1,178248166414
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      Granville, IL1,3051778451,021
      De Pue, IL1,6612161,0341,251
      Peru, IL9,9131021,5251,627
      Spring Valley, IL5,3651541,7321,886
      Malden, IL3095852,7973,382

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      Wardell, MO3097934,1794,972
      Snydertown, PA3093151,5341,849
      Coinjock, NC3093992,6313,030
      Emigrant, MT3094773,1863,664
      Arkansaw, WI3093701,9592,329
      Malden, IL3095852,7973,382
      Source: The Malden, 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.