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Total crime 82%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 86%
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 peopleThayer/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3n/a (estimate)4562,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape0n/a0.048.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault1n/a152.0254.0250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)152407379
Burglary0n/a0.0271.7340.5
Theft2n/a304.01,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0148.2219.9
Property crime2n/a (estimate)3041,8472,110

Key findings

  • Thayer crime rates are 82% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Thayer are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Thayer you have a 1 in 220 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Thayer is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Thayer has increased by 1%

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

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      Daily Crime In Thayer (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Thayer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Thayer is 1 in 658
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Thayer is 1 in 330
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Thayer is 1 in 220

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

      Thayer police department

      ItemThayerIllinoisNational
      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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      Divernon, IL1,201000
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      Thayer, IL728152304456

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      Thayer, IL728152304456
      Source: The Thayer, 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.