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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 69%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRuma/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3n/a (estimate)9772,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault1n/a325.7254.0250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)326407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft2n/a651.51,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0148.2219.9
Property crime2n/a (estimate)6511,8472,110

Key findings

  • Ruma crime rates are 61% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ruma are 14% lower than the national average
  • In Ruma you have a 1 in 103 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ruma is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ruma has decreased by 25%

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      Daily Crime In Ruma (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ruma

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ruma is 1 in 307
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ruma is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ruma is 1 in 103

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

      Ruma police department

      ItemRumaIllinoisNational
      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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      Dalton, MN2783813,3603,741
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      Ruma, IL278326651977
      Source: The Ruma, 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.