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Total crime 77%
Violent crime 55%
Property crime 81%
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 peopleSumner/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime17n/a (estimate)5762,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a33.948.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault4n/a135.6254.0250.2
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)170407379
Burglary6n/a203.5271.7340.5
Theft4n/a135.61,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a67.8148.2219.9
Property crime12n/a (estimate)4071,8472,110

Key findings

  • Sumner crime rates are 77% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sumner are 55% lower than the national average
  • In Sumner you have a 1 in 174 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sumner is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sumner has decreased by 81%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sumner (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Sumner, Illinois is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Sumner are 3.91 times less than the Illinois average and 4.32 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Sumner are 2.40 times less than than Illinois and 2.24 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Sumner are 4.54 times less than than Illinois and 5.19 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Sumner (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Illinois and all other cities across the US, is Sumner safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Sumner is safer than 55% of other cities in the state of Illinois. In addition, Sumner is safer than 70% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Illinois and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Sumner. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Sumner is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sumner

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sumner is 1 in 590
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sumner is 1 in 246
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sumner is 1 in 174
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Sumner, Illinois you have a 1 in 590 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 246 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 174 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Sumner.

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

      Determining whether Sumner is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Sumner violent crime rates have decreased by 68%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 84% year over year. Total crimes for Sumner has decreased by 81% in the same time frame.

      Sumner police department

      ItemSumnerIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)230,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.62.63.3
      There are a total of 2 Sumner police officers. This results in 0.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 76.2% less than the Illinois average and 80.6% 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
      Bridgeport, IL1,4252179831,200
      Lawrenceville, IL4,4644061,8422,248
      Olney, IL8,9313982,3302,727
      Ste. Marie, IL2755522,5063,058
      Claremont, IL2725682,5763,144
      Calhoun, IL1845972,7103,307
      Allendale, IL6666102,7673,376
      Sumner, IL5,094170407576

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      King George, VA5,0921681,3241,492
      Tucumcari, NM5,0911,0303,8544,884
      Milan, IL5,0974191,4961,915
      Fort Lee, VA5,0912211,7461,967
      Monee, IL5,098781,4651,544
      Sumner, IL5,094170407576
      Source: The Sumner, 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.