Annual Crime In Woodlawn (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWoodlawn/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,360 (estimate)2,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWoodlawn/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
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)581 (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)2,780 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Woodlawn crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Woodlawn are 53% higher than the national average
  • In Woodlawn you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Woodlawn is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Woodlawn has decreased by 6%

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Compare Woodlawn, IL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Woodlawn (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Woodlawn (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Woodlawn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Woodlawn is 1 in 173
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Woodlawn is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Woodlawn is 1 in 30

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

      Woodlawn police department

      ItemWoodlawnIllinoisNational
      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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      Ina, IL2,450170383553
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      Woodlawn, IL6395812,7803,360

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      Woodlawn, IL6395812,7803,360
      Source: The Woodlawn, 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.