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Total crime 92%
Violent crime 82%
Property crime 94%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNaperville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime304n/a (estimate)2052,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape29n/a19.548.042.6
Robbery21n/a14.198.481.6
Assault52n/a35.0254.0250.2
Violent crime102n/a (estimate)69407379
Burglary163n/a109.8271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft39n/a26.3148.2219.9
Property crime202n/a (estimate)1361,8472,110

Key findings

  • Naperville crime rates are 92% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Naperville are 82% lower than the national average
  • In Naperville you have a 1 in 489 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Naperville is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Naperville has not changed

Naperville crime map

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The Naperville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Naperville as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Naperville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Naperville (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Naperville, IL per 100,000 people. In Naperville, the total number of daily crimes is 11.00 times less than the Illinois average and 12.16 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Naperville is 5.92 times less than the Illinois average and 5.52 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Naperville has a daily crime rate that is 13.57 times less than the Illinois average and 15.51 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Naperville (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is Naperville safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Naperville is safer than 87% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, Naperville is safer than 90% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Naperville. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Naperville is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Naperville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Naperville is 1 in 1456
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Naperville is 1 in 735
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Naperville is 1 in 489
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Naperville, Illinois you have a 1 in 1456 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 735 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 489 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Naperville.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Naperville, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Naperville has not changed, while the property crime rate in Naperville has not changed year over year. Summing up the numbers, Naperville has not changed with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Naperville police department

      ItemNapervilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)25830,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 258 Naperville police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.8% less than the Illinois average and 44.4% 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
      Campton Hills, IL11,50096271
      Wayne, IL2,51341165206
      Prestbury, IL1,78057259316
      Elburn, IL5,59417335352
      Homer Glen, IL24,38524504528
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64157498555
      La Grange Park, IL13,59645611656
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Frisco, TX145,646801,1981,279
      Clarksville, TN146,2815792,7923,371
      Metairie, LA144,7723742,1572,531
      Savannah, GA144,7174423,0793,521
      Paterson, NJ146,8948412,1623,003
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Source: The Naperville, 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.