Reported Annual Crime In Winnetka

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWinnetka/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime151n/a (estimate)1,2132,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWinnetka/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape0n/a0.043.441.7
Robbery1n/a8.0137.298.0
Assault6n/a48.2250.4248.9
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)56439383
Burglary17n/a136.5339.5430.4
Theft112n/a899.51,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft15n/a120.5163.1237.4
Property crime144n/a (estimate)1,1572,0112,362

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The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Winnetka, IL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Winnetka, IL is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Winnetka, IL crime rates are 51% lower than in comparison to the Illinois mean and are 56% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Winnetka, IL has a rate that is 87% lower than the Illinois average; compared to the United States, it is 85% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Winnetka, IL is 43% lower than its state's mean, and 51% lower than the country's average.
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The Winnetka crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Winnetka 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 Winnetka crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Winnetka is 56% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.32 daily crimes that occur in Winnetka.
  • Winnetka is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Winnetka you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Winnetka has increased by 67%.

Compare Winnetka, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Winnetka (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Winnetka, IL per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Illinois as well as national figures. In Winnetka, IL the total number of daily crimes is 2.02 times less than the Illinois average and 2.26 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Winnetka, IL are 7.80 times less than the Illinois average and 6.81 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Winnetka, IL has a daily crime rate that is 1.74 times less than the Illinois average and 2.04 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Winnetka (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Winnetka, IL compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Winnetka, IL safer than 69% when compared to other Illinois cities, and 80% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Winnetka, IL. At this time, Winnetka, IL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Winnetka

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Winnetka is 1 in 1779
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Winnetka is 1 in 87
The chance of being a victim of crime in Winnetka is 1 in 83
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Winnetka, IL? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Winnetka, IL, you have a 1 in 1779 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 87. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Winnetka, IL is 1 in 83.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Winnetka, IL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Winnetka, IL has increased by 250%, the amount of property crime in Winnetka, IL has increased by 63%, and the total amount of crime in Winnetka, IL has increased by 68% year to year.

Winnetka police department

ItemWinnetkaIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3730,690558,732
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
Golf, IL533000
Lincolnshire, IL7,29169372441
Knollwood, IL1,72980368448
Green Oaks, IL3,83284383467
North Chicago, IL30,023315206521
Buffalo Grove, IL41,55424537561
Riverwoods, IL3,75983523606
Winnetka, IL12,437561,1571,213

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Powell, OH12,43646791837
New Providence, NJ12,4340449449
Ottawa, KS12,4334953,3583,853
Wilmington, OH12,4411855,1955,380
Lakeland Highlands, FL12,4262871,7662,053
Winnetka, IL12,437561,1571,213
Source: The Winnetka, 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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