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Total crime 36%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 32%
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 peopleO'Fallon/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime476n/a (estimate)1,6032,2532,489
Murder1n/a3.46.65.0
Rape12n/a40.448.042.6
Robbery8n/a26.998.481.6
Assault32n/a107.8254.0250.2
Violent crime53n/a (estimate)179407379
Burglary41n/a138.1271.7340.5
Theft367n/a1,236.31,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft15n/a50.5148.2219.9
Property crime423n/a (estimate)1,4251,8472,110

Key findings

  • O'Fallon crime rates are 36% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in O'Fallon are 53% lower than the national average
  • In O'Fallon you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • O'Fallon is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in O'Fallon has decreased by 25%

O'Fallon crime map

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The O'Fallon crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in O'Fallon 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 O'Fallon crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In O'Fallon (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in O'Fallon for every 100,000 residents. The O'Fallon total amount of daily crime is 1.41 times less than the Illinois average and 1.55 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in O'Fallon, is 2.28 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 2.13 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that O'Fallon has a daily crime average that is 1.30 times less than the Illinois average and 1.48 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is O'Fallon (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is O'Fallon safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that O'Fallon is safer than 40% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, O'Fallon is safer than 56% 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 O'Fallon. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that O'Fallon is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in O'Fallon

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in O'Fallon is 1 in 561
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in O'Fallon is 1 in 71
      The chance of being a victim of crime in O'Fallon is 1 in 63
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In O'Fallon, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 561. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 71 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in O'Fallon is 1 in 63.

      Year Over Year Crime In O'Fallon (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in O'Fallon, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in O'Fallon has decreased by 35%, while the property crime rate in O'Fallon has decreased by 23% year over year. Summing up the numbers, O'Fallon has decreased by 25% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      O'Fallon police department

      ItemO'FallonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 59 O'Fallon police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 21.5% less than the Illinois average and 36% 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
      Marine, IL872109217326
      Smithton, IL3,7920391391
      Trenton, IL2,68077386463
      Mascoutah, IL7,91725593618
      Freeburg, IL4,11171566637
      New Baden, IL3,35862584646
      Glen Carbon, IL12,78231656687
      O'Fallon, IL29,0781791,4251,603

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Riding, VA29,07390710800
      Burbank, IL29,0871908571,046
      West Falls Church, VA29,059109863972
      Southlake, TX29,101301,1711,201
      Sanford, NC29,0484783,0283,506
      O'Fallon, IL29,0781791,4251,603
      Source: The O'Fallon, 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.