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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 83%
Property crime 61%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOakwood/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime14n/a (estimate)9192,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape1n/a65.746.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.0111.586.2
Assault0n/a0.0239.7246.8
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)66404381
Burglary5n/a328.3306.7376.0
Theft8n/a525.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0153.8228.9
Property crime13n/a (estimate)8541,9332,200

Key findings

  • Oakwood crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oakwood are 83% lower than the national average
  • In Oakwood you have a 1 in 109 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oakwood is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Oakwood has decreased by 14%

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      Daily Crime In Oakwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oakwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oakwood is 1 in 1523
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oakwood is 1 in 118
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oakwood is 1 in 109

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

      Oakwood police department

      ItemOakwoodIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      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

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      Indianola, IL318000
      Sidell, IL520000
      Henning, IL243000
      Homer, IL1,289000
      Fithian, IL468000
      Catlin, IL2,0590153153
      Gifford, IL8490273273
      Oakwood, IL1,66666854919

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      Van Buren, ME1,66601,0491,049
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      Marissa, IL1,6661,2091,9783,187
      Graton, CA1,665144765908
      Centreville, MS1,6671141,1751,289
      Oakwood, IL1,66666854919
      Source: The Oakwood, 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.