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Total crime 22%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 14%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWayne City/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,852 (estimate)1,9852,346
Murdern/an/an/a9.16.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.438.4
Robberyn/an/an/a97.473.9
Assaultn/an/an/a278.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)612 (estimate)426388
Burglaryn/an/an/a246.4314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,143.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a169.5246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,240 (estimate)1,5591,958

Key findings

  • Wayne City crime rates are 22% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wayne City are 58% higher than the national average
  • In Wayne City you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wayne City is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wayne City has decreased by 12%

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      Daily Crime In Wayne City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wayne City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wayne City is 1 in 164
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wayne City is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wayne City is 1 in 36

      Year Over Year Crime In Wayne City (per 100,000 people)

      Wayne City police department

      ItemWayne CityIllinoisNational
      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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      Wayne City, IL9516122,2402,852

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      Odell, IL9515311,9432,473
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      Wayne City, IL9516122,2402,852
      Source: The Wayne City, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.