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Total crime 5%
Violent crime 94%
Property crime 11%
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 peopleParis/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime223n/a (estimate)2,7022,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape10n/a121.246.042.6
Robbery1n/a12.1111.586.2
Assault50n/a605.8239.7246.8
Violent crime61n/a (estimate)739404381
Burglary91n/a1,102.6306.7376.0
Theft59n/a714.91,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft12n/a145.4153.8228.9
Property crime162n/a (estimate)1,9631,9332,200

Key findings

  • Paris crime rates are 5% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Paris are 94% higher than the national average
  • In Paris you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Paris is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Paris has increased by 47%

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

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Compare Paris, IL Crime

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      Daily Crime In Paris (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Paris for every 100,000 residents. The Paris total amount of daily crime is 1.16 times more than the Illinois average and 1.05 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Paris, is 1.83 times more than the Illinois average, and it is 1.94 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Paris has a daily crime average that is 1.02 times more than the Illinois average and 1.12 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Paris (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Paris, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Paris safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Paris is safer than 6% of Illinois cities, and 11% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Paris. At this time, Paris sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Paris

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Paris is 1 in 136
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Paris is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Paris is 1 in 38
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Paris, Illinois? If you reside in Paris, then there is a 1 in 136 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 51. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 38 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Paris.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Paris is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Paris has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 62% in Paris, while property crimes in Paris have increased by 41%. Total crime has increased by 47% year over year.

      Paris police department

      ItemParisIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.63.3
      There are a total of 21 Paris police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.4% less than the Illinois average and 26.2% 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
      Kansas, IL652000
      Fairview Park, IN1,1491578931,049
      Chrisman, IL1,3211999511,149
      West Terre Haute, IN2,4902281,2991,526
      Tecumseh, IN7173782,1582,536
      New Goshen, IN4343812,1742,556
      St. Mary of the Woods, IN7824872,7763,263
      Paris, IL8,4137391,9632,702

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Franklin, VA8,4133094,2964,605
      North Sarasota, FL8,4124632,7473,210
      Hollymead, VA8,4111571,3041,460
      Delavan, WI8,4102112,5262,737
      Fallon, NV8,4105942,6773,271
      Paris, IL8,4137391,9632,702
      Source: The Paris, 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.