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Total crime 8%
Violent crime 205%
Property crime 46%
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 peopleSullivan/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime103n/a (estimate)2,2962,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a22.348.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault51n/a1,136.6254.0250.2
Violent crime52n/a (estimate)1,159407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft49n/a1,092.01,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a44.6148.2219.9
Property crime51n/a (estimate)1,1371,8472,110

Key findings

  • Sullivan crime rates are 8% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sullivan are 205% higher than the national average
  • In Sullivan you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sullivan is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sullivan has increased by 8%

Sullivan crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Sullivan (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Sullivan on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Sullivan (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 1.02 times more than the state average and 1.08 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Sullivan on a daily basis are 2.85 times more than than Illinois average and 3.05 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Sullivan are 1.62 times less than the daily state average and 1.86 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Sullivan (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Sullivan, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Sullivan safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Sullivan is safer than 5% of Illinois cities, and 8% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Sullivan. At this time, Sullivan sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sullivan

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sullivan is 1 in 87
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sullivan is 1 in 88
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sullivan is 1 in 44
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Sullivan? If you reside in Sullivan, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 87. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 88 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Sullivan, is 1 in 44.

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

      A good indicator of whether Sullivan is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Sullivan has increased by 12%, while the property crime rate in Sullivan has increased by 3% year over year. The number of total crimes in Sullivan has increased by 8% year over year.

      Sullivan police department

      ItemSullivanIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1030,690558,732
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Findlay, IL680156469626
      Arthur, IL2,71445766811
      Long Creek, IL1,508154699853
      Bethany, IL1,275799541,033
      Atwood, IL1,1061898561,045
      Windsor, IL1,4602169791,195
      Mount Zion, IL5,8941901,0351,224
      Sullivan, IL4,6751,1591,1372,296

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jim Thorpe, PA4,6764121,4741,886
      Polson, MT4,6745123,8824,394
      Marienville, PA4,6733181,4581,776
      La Grange, TX4,6734101,8362,246
      Becker, MN4,677161787948
      Sullivan, IL4,6751,1591,1372,296
      Source: The Sullivan, 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.