Annual Crime In Penfield (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePenfield/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,165 (estimate)2,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePenfield/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)547 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,618 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Penfield crime rates are 23% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Penfield are 44% higher than the national average
  • In Penfield you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Penfield is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Penfield has decreased by 6%

Penfield crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The Penfield crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Penfield 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 Penfield crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around Penfield

See all the best places to live around Penfield
How would you rate the amount of crime in Penfield?
Write a review to give others more information about this area.
Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Penfield?
Write a review to give others more information about this area.
See all Penfield poll results

Compare Penfield, IL Crime To Other Cities

      vs

      Daily Crime In Penfield (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Penfield (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Penfield

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Penfield is 1 in 183
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Penfield is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Penfield is 1 in 32

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

      Penfield police department

      ItemPenfieldIllinoisNational
      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
      Henning, IL243000
      Rankin, IL457000
      Fithian, IL468000
      Gifford, IL8490273273
      Potomac, IL675281422703
      Oakwood, IL1,66666854919
      Thomasboro, IL1,1221858851,070
      Penfield, IL1515472,6183,165

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maxville, MT1514232,8253,249
      Conception Junction, MO1516973,6754,372
      Crystal Beach, AZ1516113,4414,052
      Grafton, NE1514453,2473,692
      Glenbrook, NV1512199851,204
      Penfield, IL1515472,6183,165
      Source: The Penfield, 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.