Annual Crime In Mokena (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMokena/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime306n/a (estimate)1,4922,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMokena/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape2n/a9.846.042.6
Robbery4n/a19.5111.586.2
Assault5n/a24.4239.7246.8
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)54404381
Burglary31n/a151.2306.7376.0
Theft240n/a1,170.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft24n/a117.0153.8228.9
Property crime295n/a (estimate)1,4391,9332,200

Key findings

  • Mokena crime rates are 42% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mokena are 86% lower than the national average
  • In Mokena you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mokena is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mokena has increased by 13%

Mokena crime map

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Compare Mokena, IL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Mokena (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Mokena, per 100,000 residents. In Mokena, the total number of daily crimes is 1.57 times less than the Illinois average and 1.73 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Mokena are 7.53 times less than the Illinois average and 7.10 times less than the national average. For property crime, Mokena has a daily crime rate that is 1.34 times less than the Illinois average and 1.53 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Mokena (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Mokena compared to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Mokena ranks safer than 55% of every city located within Illinois along with 72% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Mokena, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mokena

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mokena is 1 in 1865
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mokena is 1 in 70
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mokena is 1 in 68
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Mokena, IL? If you reside in Mokena, then there is a 1 in 1865 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 70. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 68 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Mokena.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Mokena, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Mokena has increased by 116%, while the property crime rate in Mokena has increased by 11% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Mokena has increased by 13% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Mokena police department

      ItemMokenaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.63.3
      There are a total of 32 Mokena police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 35.9% less than the Illinois average and 47.8% less than the National average.

      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
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Rockdale, IL2,151206309516
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Willow Springs, IL5,67771550621
      Peotone, IL4,14672554626
      Homer Glen, IL24,38537605641
      Mokena, IL19,839541,4391,492

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Montclair, VA19,8361109161,026
      Bothell West, WA19,8332532,3872,639
      Badger, AK19,8301,0023,7344,736
      Evergreen Park, IL19,8492774,7245,001
      East Massapequa, NY19,8272429961,239
      Mokena, IL19,839541,4391,492
      Source: The Mokena, 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.