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Total crime 15%
Violent crime 38%
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 peoplePosen/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime130n/a (estimate)2,2022,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape1n/a16.946.042.6
Robbery6n/a101.6111.586.2
Assault7n/a118.6239.7246.8
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)237404381
Burglary14n/a237.2306.7376.0
Theft82n/a1,389.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft20n/a338.8153.8228.9
Property crime116n/a (estimate)1,9651,9332,200

Key findings

  • Posen crime rates are 15% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Posen are 38% lower than the national average
  • In Posen you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Posen is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Posen has decreased by 39%

Posen crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Posen (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Posen, per 100,000 residents. In Posen, the total number of daily crimes is 1.06 times less than the Illinois average and 1.17 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Posen are 1.70 times less than the Illinois average and 1.60 times less than the national average. For property crime, Posen has a daily crime rate that is 1.02 times more than the Illinois average and 1.12 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Posen (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Posen, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Posen safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Posen is safer than 28% of Illinois cities, and 44% 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 Posen. At this time, Posen sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Posen

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Posen is 1 in 422
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Posen is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Posen is 1 in 46
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Posen? In Posen, you have a 1 in 422 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 51. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Posen, IL is 1 in 46.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Posen is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Posen has decreased by 22% and the rate of property crime in Posen has decreased by 40%. The total crime rate in Posen has decreased by 39% year to year.

      Posen police department

      ItemPosenIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1730,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.82.63.3
      There are a total of 17 Posen police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 6.7% greater than the Illinois average and 13.1% 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
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Hometown, IL4,34370352422
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,64180480560
      Hinsdale, IL17,43811550561
      Palos Hills, IL17,545104484588
      Willow Springs, IL5,67771550621
      Posen, IL6,2512371,9652,202

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Margate City, NJ6,2501492,2332,382
      Lovejoy, GA6,2523722,9323,304
      South Monroe, MI6,2544121,5191,932
      Nibley, UT6,2562102,1392,348
      Pacific, MO6,2461242,0852,210
      Posen, IL6,2512371,9652,202
      Source: The Posen, 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.