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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 53%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePeotone/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41n/a (estimate)9922,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0254.0250.2
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0407379
Burglary8n/a193.5271.7340.5
Theft20n/a483.71,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft13n/a314.4148.2219.9
Property crime41n/a (estimate)9921,8472,110

Key findings

  • Peotone crime rates are 60% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Peotone are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Peotone you have a 1 in 101 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Peotone is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Peotone has increased by 58%

Peotone crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Peotone (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Peotone on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Peotone (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 2.27 times less than the state average and 2.51 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Peotone on a daily basis are equal to than Illinois average and equal to the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Peotone are 1.86 times less than the daily state average and 2.13 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Peotone (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is Peotone safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Peotone is safer than 79% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, Peotone is safer than 85% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Peotone. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Peotone is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Peotone

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Peotone is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Peotone is 1 in 101
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Peotone is 1 in 101
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Peotone? If you reside in Peotone, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 0. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 101 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Peotone, is 1 in 101.

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

      A good indicator of whether Peotone is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Peotone has decreased by 100%, while the property crime rate in Peotone has increased by 79% year over year. The number of total crimes in Peotone has increased by 58% year over year.

      Peotone police department

      ItemPeotoneIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1030,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.63.3
      There are a total of 10 Peotone 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
      Grant Park, IL1,27281324406
      Manhattan, IL7,40512517529
      Beecher, IL4,264179537716
      Limestone, IL1,562153695848
      Dyer, IN16,1331879911,178
      Frankfort, IL18,415831,0951,178
      Preston Heights, IL2,9162179831,200
      Peotone, IL4,1460992992

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Pocomoke City, MD4,146752,6342,708
      Argo, AL4,1452881,5081,796
      Piney, AR4,1454572,2342,691
      Vidalia, LA4,1484134,4954,908
      Venersborg, WA4,1481391,2711,410
      Peotone, IL4,1460992992
      Source: The Peotone, 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.