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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 71%
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 peopleRapids City/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)757 (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)137 (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)620 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Rapids City crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rapids City are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Rapids City you have a 1 in 133 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rapids City is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rapids City has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In Rapids City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rapids City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rapids City is 1 in 732
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rapids City is 1 in 162
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rapids City is 1 in 133

      Year Over Year Crime In Rapids City (per 100,000 people)

      Rapids City police department

      ItemRapids CityIllinoisNational
      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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      Erie, IL1,5450266266
      Princeton, IA1,10081524605
      Eldridge, IA6,12229602631
      Park View, IA2,71895619715
      Le Claire, IA3,931224499723
      Port Byron, IL1,670136617754
      Coyne Center, IL1,083174791965
      Rapids City, IL1,095137620757

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      Solomon, KS1,0951841,0351,219
      Ray City, GA1,0952821,8782,160
      La Puebla, NM1,0953201,1991,520
      Laurys Station, PA1,09568314382
      Fletcher, OK1,0951971,2951,491
      Rapids City, IL1,095137620757
      Source: The Rapids City, 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.