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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 12%
Property crime 7%
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 peopleMatteson/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,470 (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)427 (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)2,043 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Matteson crime rates are 4% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Matteson are 12% higher than the national average
  • In Matteson you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Matteson is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Matteson has decreased by 30%

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      Daily Crime In Matteson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Matteson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Matteson is 1 in 235
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Matteson is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Matteson is 1 in 41

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

      Matteson police department

      ItemMattesonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4630,690558,732
      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
      Manhattan, IL7,40525330355
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Peotone, IL4,14672554626
      Homer Glen, IL24,38537605641
      Beecher, IL4,26489557646
      St. John, IN15,77717630647
      Glenwood, IL8,853124620745
      Matteson, IL19,1464272,0432,470

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bellwood, IL19,1465392,5793,118
      Milledgeville, GA19,1463544,1034,458
      Dixon, CA19,1442591,7982,056
      Horizon City, TX19,14260556616
      Stillwater, MN19,14292776868
      Matteson, IL19,1464272,0432,470
      Source: The Matteson, 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.