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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 62%
Property crime 51%
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 peopleRomeoville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime489n/a (estimate)1,2342,3372,580
Murder1n/a2.56.95.0
Rape10n/a25.246.042.6
Robbery15n/a37.9111.586.2
Assault32n/a80.8239.7246.8
Violent crime58n/a (estimate)146404381
Burglary42n/a106.0306.7376.0
Theft361n/a911.01,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft28n/a70.7153.8228.9
Property crime431n/a (estimate)1,0881,9332,200

Key findings

  • Romeoville crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Romeoville are 62% lower than the national average
  • In Romeoville you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Romeoville is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Romeoville has decreased by 20%

Romeoville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Romeoville (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Romeoville, per 100,000 residents. In Romeoville, the total number of daily crimes is 1.89 times less than the Illinois average and 2.09 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Romeoville are 2.76 times less than the Illinois average and 2.60 times less than the national average. For property crime, Romeoville has a daily crime rate that is 1.78 times less than the Illinois average and 2.02 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Romeoville (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Romeoville to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Romeoville safe? The gauges above illustrate that Romeoville is safer than 50% of every city located within Illinois along with 67% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Romeoville, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Romeoville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Romeoville is 1 in 684
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Romeoville is 1 in 92
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Romeoville is 1 in 82
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Romeoville, Illinois you have a 1 in 684 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 92 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Romeoville.

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

      Determining whether Romeoville is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Romeoville violent crime rates have not changed. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for Romeoville has decreased by 20% in the same time frame.

      Romeoville police department

      ItemRomeovilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8430,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.63.3
      There are a total of 84 Romeoville police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.5% less than the Illinois average and 35.3% 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
      Naperville, IL145,78969136205
      Justice, IL12,95755226281
      Manhattan, IL7,40525330355
      La Grange Park, IL13,59637462500
      Rockdale, IL2,151206309516
      Channahon, IL12,32970452522
      Lisle, IL22,98970462531
      Romeoville, IL39,7391461,0881,234

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Calexico, CA39,7502142,6212,835
      Odenton, MD39,7594451,9282,373
      Woodlawn, MD39,6856402,7753,416
      Maplewood, MN39,6782184,4974,715
      La Quinta, CA39,8011002,7582,858
      Romeoville, IL39,7391461,0881,234
      Source: The Romeoville, 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.