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Total crime 186%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 229%
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 peopleOlympia Fields/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime360n/a (estimate)7,3802,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape1n/a20.546.042.6
Robbery4n/a82.0111.586.2
Assault2n/a41.0239.7246.8
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)144404381
Burglary17n/a348.5306.7376.0
Theft327n/a6,703.61,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft9n/a184.5153.8228.9
Property crime353n/a (estimate)7,2371,9332,200

Key findings

  • Olympia Fields crime rates are 186% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Olympia Fields are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Olympia Fields you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Olympia Fields is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Olympia Fields has increased by 754%

Olympia Fields crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Olympia Fields (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Olympia Fields for every 100,000 residents. The Olympia Fields total amount of daily crime is 3.16 times more than the Illinois average and 2.86 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Olympia Fields, is 2.82 times less than the Illinois average, and it is 2.65 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Olympia Fields has a daily crime average that is 3.74 times more than the Illinois average and 3.29 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Olympia Fields (higher is better)

      Is Olympia Fields safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Olympia Fields to other cities in the state and across the country, Olympia Fields is 13% safer than other cities of Illinois and 21% safer than other cities in the nation. Olympia Fields has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Olympia Fields

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Olympia Fields is 1 in 697
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Olympia Fields is 1 in 14
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Olympia Fields is 1 in 14
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Olympia Fields? In Olympia Fields, you have a 1 in 697 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 14. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Olympia Fields, IL is 1 in 14.

      Year Over Year Crime In Olympia Fields (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Olympia Fields, IL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Olympia Fields has decreased by 7%, while the property crime rate in Olympia Fields has increased by 921% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Olympia Fields has increased by 754% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Olympia Fields police department

      ItemOlympia FieldsIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2130,690558,732
      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
      Manhattan, IL7,40525330355
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Willow Springs, IL5,67771550621
      Peotone, IL4,14672554626
      Homer Glen, IL24,38537605641
      Beecher, IL4,26489557646
      Olympia Fields, IL4,8881447,2377,380

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Forestdale, MA4,8882479231,171
      Franklin, NJ4,888106781887
      Sultan, WA4,8871351,1531,287
      Duryea, PA4,889185762947
      Hampstead, NC4,8901981,3071,506
      Olympia Fields, IL4,8881447,2377,380
      Source: The Olympia Fields, 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.