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Crime rate in Belleville, Illinois (IL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Belleville, IL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Belleville, IL

The 2020 crime rate in Belleville, IL is 330 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.4% U.S. cities. The 2020 Belleville crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2019. The number of homicides stood at 2. In the last 5 years Belleville has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Belleville, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Belleville:

330.2
Swansea:

152.9
Shiloh:

90.7
Fairview Heights:

235.7
O'Fallon:

163.5
Millstadt:

72.7
Caseyville:

417.2
Freeburg:

79.3
Smithton:

22.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Belleville by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(4.9)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.9)
3
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.8)
2
(4.9)
2
(4.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
32
(71.9)
33
(74.0)
37
(83.1)
40
(91.9)
35
(82.1)
36
(85.4)
30
(72.0)
34
(81.9)
38
(92.0)
57
(139.3)
46
(113.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
50
(122.1)
78
(190.8)
67
(163.5)
67
(150.6)
56
(125.5)
36
(80.8)
65
(149.3)
35
(82.1)
57
(135.2)
51
(122.5)
57
(137.3)
41
(99.3)
45
(109.9)
35
(86.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
126
(307.7)
120
(293.5)
89
(217.2)
151
(339.5)
111
(248.8)
136
(305.4)
120
(275.7)
110
(258.2)
143
(339.3)
172
(413.1)
120
(289.1)
101
(244.7)
123
(300.5)
153
(377.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
448
(1,094)
447
(1,093)
492
(1,201)
444
(998.2)
430
(963.9)
478
(1,073)
394
(905.2)
338
(793.3)
393
(932.4)
474
(1,138)
325
(782.9)
284
(687.9)
213
(520.4)
162
(399.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,619
(3,953)
1,510
(3,693)
1,601
(3,907)
1,473
(3,312)
1,365
(3,060)
1,190
(2,672)
1,259
(2,892)
1,161
(2,725)
1,230
(2,918)
1,120
(2,690)
987
(2,378)
890
(2,156)
778
(1,901)
791
(1,951)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
132
(322.3)
99
(242.1)
87
(212.3)
86
(193.4)
97
(217.4)
79
(177.4)
85
(195.3)
52
(122.1)
49
(116.3)
82
(196.9)
74
(178.3)
87
(210.7)
102
(249.2)
112
(276.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
19
(46.4)
20
(48.9)
22
(53.7)
23
(51.7)
24
(53.8)
6
(13.5)
18
(41.4)
20
(46.9)
15
(35.6)
9
(21.6)
13
(31.3)
12
(29.1)
13
(31.8)
23
(56.7)
City-Data.com crime index368.4364.4359.6402.0353.9352.5372.7316.3368.0384.8333.5313.3346.7330.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 254.8. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Illinois and other state lists, there were 65 registered sex offenders living in Belleville, Illinois as of February 22, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belleville is 655 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2020
Belleville:

355.2
U.S. Average:

228.3

Violent crime rate in 2019
Belleville:

354.3
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Belleville:

273.7
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Belleville:

299.9
U.S. Average:

226.3

Violent crime rate in 2016
Belleville:

344.6
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Belleville:

322.7
U.S. Average:

219.4

Violent crime rate in 2014
Belleville:

252.3
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Belleville:

309.0
U.S. Average:

214.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Belleville:

280.7
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Belleville:

261.1
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Belleville:

330.5
U.S. Average:

195.6

Violent crime rate in 2009
Belleville:

200.1
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Belleville:

247.0
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Belleville:

224.6
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Belleville:

211.5
U.S. Average:

232.6

Property crime rate in 2020
Belleville:

218.9
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Belleville:

236.5
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Belleville:

277.0
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Belleville:

302.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Belleville:

391.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Belleville:

349.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Belleville:

313.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Belleville:

355.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Belleville:

374.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Belleville:

378.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Belleville:

394.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Belleville:

467.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Belleville:

439.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Belleville:

464.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Belleville:

415.7
U.S. Average:

317.3
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 93 (72 officers - 60 male; 12 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Illinois average:

3.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 101 (76 officers - 66 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Illinois average:

3.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 91 (75 officers - 67 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Illinois average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 104 (82 officers - 73 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 99 (79 officers - 70 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Illinois average:

2.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 96 (78 officers - 69 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Illinois average:

2.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 98 (80 officers - 71 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Illinois average:

2.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 101 (82 officers - 73 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 101 (82 officers - 73 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Illinois average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 100 (81 officers - 72 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Illinois average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 98 (80 officers - 73 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 98 (81 officers - 74 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 94 (78 officers - 70 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Belleville, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 62208, 62220, 62221, 62223, 62226, 62243.