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Total crime 35%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 31%
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 peoplePocahontas/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,364 (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)608 (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)2,756 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Pocahontas crime rates are 35% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pocahontas are 60% higher than the national average
  • In Pocahontas you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pocahontas is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pocahontas has decreased by 4%

Pocahontas crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pocahontas (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pocahontas

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pocahontas is 1 in 165
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pocahontas is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pocahontas is 1 in 30

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

      Pocahontas police department

      ItemPocahontasIllinoisNational
      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.

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      Pocahontas, IL7676082,7563,364

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      Source: The Pocahontas, 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.