Reported Annual Crime In West Point

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Point/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,959 (estimate)2,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Point/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a43.441.7
Robberyn/an/an/a137.298.0
Assaultn/an/an/a250.4248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)709 (estimate)439383
Burglaryn/an/an/a339.5430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.1237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,250 (estimate)2,0112,362

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The West Point crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Point as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The West Point crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in West Point is 44% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.85 daily crimes that occur in West Point.
  • West Point is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In West Point you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in West Point has increased by 3%.

Compare West Point, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Point

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Point is 1 in 141
The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Point is 1 in 31
The chance of being a victim of crime in West Point is 1 in 26

Year Over Year Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

West Point police department

ItemWest PointIllinoisNational
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
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Carthage, IL2,51339946985
Camp Point, IL1,1352119681,180
Warsaw, IL1,4752169901,206
Hamilton, IL2,9162311,0601,291
Ursa, IL6195682,6033,172
Mendon, IL9356202,8403,460
Lima, IL1216272,8723,499
West Point, IL1977093,2503,959

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Moore, MT1975433,7314,274
Bloomingdale, OH1973602,9263,287
Harpster, OH1973873,1443,531
Washta, IA1974313,1263,557
Welch, TX1976063,5374,143
West Point, IL1977093,2503,959
Source: The West Point, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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