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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 66%
Property crime 37%
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 peopleMilton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,649 (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)631 (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)3,019 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Milton crime rates are 41% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Milton are 66% higher than the national average
  • In Milton you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Milton is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Milton has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Milton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Milton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Milton is 1 in 159
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Milton is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Milton is 1 in 28

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

      Milton police department

      ItemMiltonIllinoisNational
      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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      Bluffs, IL734152152303
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      White Hall, IL2,5263401,2761,616
      Pleasant Hill, IL1,21702,5862,586
      Milton, IL2776313,0193,649

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      Pleasant Plains, AR2777013,7544,455
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      Milton, IL2776313,0193,649
      Source: The Milton, 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.