Reported Annual Crime In Potomac

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePotomac/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5n/a (estimate)7102,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePotomac/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape1n/a142.043.441.7
Robbery0n/a0.0137.298.0
Assault0n/a0.0250.4248.9
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)142439383
Burglary2n/a284.1339.5430.4
Theft2n/a284.11,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0163.1237.4
Property crime4n/a (estimate)5682,0112,362

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The Potomac crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Potomac as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Potomac crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Potomac is 74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.95 daily crimes that occur in Potomac.
  • Potomac is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Potomac you have a 1 in 141 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Potomac has decreased by 14%.

Compare Potomac, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Potomac (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Potomac

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Potomac is 1 in 705
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Potomac is 1 in 176
The chance of being a victim of crime in Potomac is 1 in 141

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

Potomac police department

ItemPotomacIllinoisNational
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
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% 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, IL4680218218
Gifford, IL8490365365
Oakwood, IL1,6661349361,070
Rossville, IL1,6942321,0611,293
St. Joseph, IL4,1093011,3801,681
Potomac, IL675142568710

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Waleska, GA6754683,7514,219
Brookfield, MA6754261,7112,137
Junction City, CA6755613,1223,683
Aroma Park, IL67502,4362,436
Wilton Center, CT6751411,0921,233
Potomac, IL675142568710
Source: The Potomac, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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