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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 54%
Property crime 63%
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 peopleRome/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)962 (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)174 (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)788 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Rome crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rome are 54% lower than the national average
  • In Rome you have a 1 in 104 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rome is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rome has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Rome (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rome

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rome is 1 in 576
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rome is 1 in 127
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rome is 1 in 104

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

      Rome police department

      ItemRomeIllinoisNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lacon, IL1,837174232405
      Dunlap, IL1,35191412503
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491123559683
      Hanna City, IL1,227171775946
      Princeville, IL1,999176799975
      Bellevue, IL1,6501868421,028
      Washburn, IL1,0071978951,092
      Rome, IL1,754174788962

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lookout Mountain, GA1,75448333381
      Fox Lake, WI1,7540138138
      Shannon, GA1,7541781,2381,416
      Roanoke, IN1,754134711845
      King, WI1,75499497596
      Rome, IL1,754174788962
      Source: The Rome, 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.