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Total crime 88%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 86%
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 peopleWalnut/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4n/a (estimate)3022,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape0n/a0.046.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.0111.586.2
Assault0n/a0.0239.7246.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0404381
Burglary1n/a75.5306.7376.0
Theft3n/a226.61,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0153.8228.9
Property crime4n/a (estimate)3021,9332,200

Key findings

  • Walnut crime rates are 88% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Walnut are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Walnut you have a 1 in 331 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Walnut is safer than 95% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Walnut has increased by 35%

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      Daily Crime In Walnut (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Walnut

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Walnut is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Walnut is 1 in 331
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Walnut is 1 in 331

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

      Walnut police department

      ItemWalnutIllinoisNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Amboy, IL2,519215301517
      Rock Falls, IL9,1041241,0061,131
      Princeton, IL7,7412922,1232,414
      Como, IL4084972,3802,877
      Sheffield, IL7365612,6863,248
      Ohio, IL4705762,7563,332
      Wyanet, IL9915822,7863,368
      Walnut, IL1,6010302302

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dale, IN1,6011689561,123
      Garrett, WA1,6011451,3701,515
      Goshen, AR1,60176409485
      Hampden-Sydney, VA1,600100831931
      Red Boiling Springs, TN1,6027841,1321,916
      Walnut, IL1,6010302302
      Source: The Walnut, 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.