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Total crime 6%
Violent crime 10%
Property crime 9%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWashington Park/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,428 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)420 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,008 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Washington Park crime rates are 6% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Washington Park are 10% higher than the national average
  • In Washington Park you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Washington Park is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Washington Park has increased by 6%

Washington Park crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Washington Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Washington Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Washington Park is 1 in 239
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Washington Park is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Washington Park is 1 in 42

      Year Over Year Crime In Washington Park (per 100,000 people)

      Washington Park police department

      ItemWashington ParkIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)730,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.63.3
      There are a total of 7 Washington Park police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.1% less than the Illinois average and 48.8% 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
      Smithton, IL3,79226209235
      Grantwood Village, MO1,01370372442
      Lakeshire, MO1,64172644716
      Fairmont City, IL2,349122608730
      Freeburg, IL4,11147683730
      Maryville, IL7,837113666779
      Edwardsville, IL25,04452738790
      Washington Park, IL4,0294202,0082,428

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Scandia, MN4,02978704782
      Rigby, ID4,0281471,0301,178
      Adel, IA4,0303182,0242,343
      Carlisle, IA4,0311551,0461,200
      Dannemora, NY4,0273641,4961,860
      Washington Park, IL4,0294202,0082,428
      Source: The Washington Park, 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.