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Total crime 30%
Violent crime 54%
Property crime 26%
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.
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 peopleWayne City/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,237 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)585 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,652 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Wayne City crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wayne City are 54% higher than the national average
  • In Wayne City you have a 1 in 31 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 4%

Wayne City crime map

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

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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 172
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wayne City is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wayne City is 1 in 31

      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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      Springerton, IL1176062,7503,356
      Mill Shoals, IL1946072,7543,361
      Wayne City, IL9515852,6523,237

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      Wayne City, IL9515852,6523,237
      Source: The Wayne City, 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.