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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 57%
Property crime 28%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created 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)3,302 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)597 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,706 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Modesto crime rates are 33% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Modesto are 57% higher than the national average
  • In Modesto you have a 1 in 31 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 4%

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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 168
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Modesto is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Modesto is 1 in 31

      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, IL5,0068664150
      Thayer, IL728152304456
      Chatham, IL12,56947703749
      Waverly, IL1,2220833833
      Girard, IL1,8182079401,147
      Greenfield, IL1,3176126121,223
      Loami, IL96601,8771,877
      Modesto, IL1765972,7063,302

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Palmer, IL1765802,6323,212
      Centennial, WY1762271,6411,868
      South Fork, MO1764842,5803,064
      Pollock, SD1765662,5113,077
      Conger, MN1763523,1023,454
      Modesto, IL1765972,7063,302
      Source: The Modesto, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.