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Total crime 22%
Violent crime 9%
Property crime 24%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleStaunton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,012 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)348 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,664 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Staunton crime rates are 22% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Staunton are 9% lower than the national average
  • In Staunton you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Staunton is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Staunton has decreased by 5%

Staunton crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Staunton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Staunton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Staunton is 1 in 288
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Staunton is 1 in 61
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Staunton is 1 in 50

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

      Staunton police department

      ItemStauntonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)930,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.63.3
      There are a total of 9 Staunton police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.8% less than the Illinois average and 46.1% 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
      Edwardsville, IL25,04452738790
      Holiday Shores, IL2,785143686829
      Hamel, IL1,0150860860
      Bethalto, IL9,36454871925
      Worden, IL1,1921889011,090
      Mount Olive, IL1,980511,1251,176
      Grantfork, IL3603029061,208
      Staunton, IL4,8953481,6642,012

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shady Hollow, TX4,895107615722
      Nashville, GA4,8958474,1124,960
      Zephyrhills South, FL4,8943732,2082,581
      Union Grove, WI4,8971789431,121
      Telford, PA4,8931868251,011
      Staunton, IL4,8953481,6642,012
      Source: The Staunton, 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.