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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 69%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTrenton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime21n/a (estimate)8062,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape2n/a76.846.042.6
Robbery1n/a38.4111.586.2
Assault0n/a0.0239.7246.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)115404381
Burglary4n/a153.6306.7376.0
Theft11n/a422.31,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft3n/a115.2153.8228.9
Property crime18n/a (estimate)6911,9332,200

Key findings

  • Trenton crime rates are 69% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Trenton are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Trenton you have a 1 in 125 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Trenton is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Trenton has increased by 18%

Trenton crime map

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      Daily Crime In Trenton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Trenton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Trenton is 1 in 869
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Trenton is 1 in 145
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Trenton is 1 in 125

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

      Trenton police department

      ItemTrentonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)530,690558,732
      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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      Pierron, IL391000
      Aviston, IL2,2999447142
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      Breese, IL4,59045623668
      Freeburg, IL4,11147683730
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      Albers, IL1,127153733886
      Trenton, IL2,680115691806

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      Dennis Port, MA2,680141529670
      Provincetown, MA2,6806083,2433,851
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      Bar Nunn, WY2,68279666745
      Trenton, IL2,680115691806
      Source: The Trenton, 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.