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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 7%
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 peopleSchaumburg/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,577n/a (estimate)2,1262,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape15n/a20.246.042.6
Robbery22n/a29.7111.586.2
Assault24n/a32.4239.7246.8
Violent crime61n/a (estimate)82404381
Burglary75n/a101.1306.7376.0
Theft1,393n/a1,878.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft48n/a64.7153.8228.9
Property crime1,516n/a (estimate)2,0441,9332,200

Key findings

  • Schaumburg crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Schaumburg are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Schaumburg you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Schaumburg is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Schaumburg has increased by 20%

Schaumburg crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Schaumburg (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Schaumburg, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Schaumburg are 1.10 times less than the Illinois average and 1.21 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Schaumburg are 4.91 times less than than Illinois and 4.63 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Schaumburg are 1.06 times more than than Illinois and 1.08 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Schaumburg (higher is better)

      Is Schaumburg safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Schaumburg to other cities in the state and across the country, Schaumburg is 38% safer than other cities of Illinois and 57% safer than other cities in the nation. Schaumburg has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Schaumburg

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 1216
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Schaumburg is 1 in 48
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Schaumburg, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1216. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 49 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Schaumburg is 1 in 48.

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

      Determining whether Schaumburg is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Schaumburg violent crime rates have decreased by 23%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for Schaumburg has increased by 20% in the same time frame.

      Schaumburg police department

      ItemSchaumburgIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)15230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.02.63.3
      There are a total of 152 Schaumburg police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23% less than the Illinois average and 37.3% 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
      Wayne, IL2,5130205205
      Gilberts, IL7,47936242279
      Sleepy Hollow, IL3,33860241302
      Port Barrington, IL1,49063300363
      North Barrington, IL2,97263303367
      Winfield, IL9,543102338440
      Deer Park, IL3,40977368445
      Schaumburg, IL74,366822,0442,126

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      San Ramon, CA74,366561,0271,083
      Bolingbrook, IL74,320148785933
      Conroe, TX74,4822502,4942,744
      Kendall, FL74,5591771,0501,227
      Decatur, IL74,0635002,8623,362
      Schaumburg, IL74,366822,0442,126
      Source: The Schaumburg, 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.