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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 29%
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 peopleModesto/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,425 (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)592 (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)2,833 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Modesto crime rates are 33% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Modesto are 56% higher than the national average
  • In Modesto you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Modesto is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Modesto has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Modesto (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Modesto

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Modesto is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Modesto is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Modesto is 1 in 30

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

      Modesto police department

      ItemModestoIllinoisNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Auburn, IL5,00643149192
      Thayer, IL7280452452
      Chatham, IL12,569141642783
      Waverly, IL1,2220902902
      Girard, IL1,8186996991,398
      Greenfield, IL1,3174021,2061,608
      Loami, IL9661331,7261,859
      Modesto, IL1765922,8333,425

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Donnellson, IL1766503,1123,763
      Tolna, ND1764163,0203,436
      Lastrup, MN1763082,7903,098
      Williams, MN1763363,0463,382
      Grygla, MN1763242,9343,258
      Modesto, IL1765922,8333,425
      Source: The Modesto, 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.