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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 37%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOmaha/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,528 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)637 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,891 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Omaha crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Omaha are 68% higher than the national average
  • In Omaha you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Omaha is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Omaha has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Omaha (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Omaha

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Omaha is 1 in 157
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Omaha is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Omaha is 1 in 29

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

      Omaha police department

      ItemOmahaIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      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
      Shawneetown, IL1,340901,1651,254
      McLeansboro, IL2,8011451,3771,522
      Norris City, IL1,3018317481,579
      Carmi, IL5,0654782,1682,646
      Eldorado, IL4,1341782,6142,791
      Ridgway, IL8095662,5693,136
      Junction, IL1145902,6743,263
      Omaha, IL3316372,8913,528

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cliffside, NC3314783,0293,507
      Beulah, MS3314283,6604,088
      Mayetta, KS3310287287
      Cobalt, MO3316003,1993,799
      Crystal Lakes, MO3315653,0113,576
      Omaha, IL3316372,8913,528
      Source: The Omaha, 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.