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Total crime 62%
Violent crime 55%
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 peopleSidney/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)941 (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)170 (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)771 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Sidney crime rates are 62% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sidney are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Sidney you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sidney is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sidney has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Sidney (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sidney

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sidney is 1 in 589
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sidney is 1 in 130
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sidney is 1 in 107

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

      Sidney police department

      ItemSidneyIllinoisNational
      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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      Fairmount, IL622000
      Homer, IL1,2890172172
      Sidell, IL5200175175
      Fithian, IL4680440440
      Tolono, IL3,10158580638
      Philo, IL1,627152690842
      Villa Grove, IL2,2222099481,157
      Sidney, IL1,363170771941

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      White Lake, NC1,363128812940
      Gunter, TX1,363124620743
      West Conshohocken, PA1,3633481,3941,742
      Alto, TX1,3632191,2501,469
      Olla, LA1,3630148148
      Sidney, IL1,363170771941
      Source: The Sidney, 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.