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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 2019 crime rate in Belleville, IL is 347 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 88.1% U.S. cities. The 2019 Belleville crime rate rose by 13% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2. In the last 5 years Belleville has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Belleville, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Belleville:

346.7
Swansea:

140.3
Shiloh:

97.9
Fairview Heights:

244.3
O'Fallon:

131.9
Millstadt:

141.6
Centreville:

528.4
Alorton:

1,045.5
Caseyville:

291.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Belleville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.9)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.9)
3
(7.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.4)
1
(2.4)
2
(4.8)
2
(4.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
31
(75.3)
40
(97.3)
41
(99.9)
24
(58.4)
32
(78.5)
33
(74.0)
36
(85.4)
30
(72.0)
34
(81.9)
38
(92.0)
57
(139.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
52
(126.4)
50
(121.7)
82
(199.8)
69
(167.9)
151
(370.6)
111
(248.8)
57
(135.2)
51
(122.5)
57
(137.3)
41
(99.3)
45
(109.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
132
(320.8)
129
(313.9)
126
(307.1)
97
(236.0)
67
(164.4)
56
(125.5)
143
(339.3)
171
(410.7)
120
(289.1)
90
(218.0)
123
(300.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
410
(996.5)
453
(1,102)
455
(1,109)
500
(1,217)
444
(1,090)
430
(963.9)
391
(927.6)
471
(1,131)
325
(782.9)
284
(687.9)
213
(520.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,456
(3,539)
1,659
(4,037)
1,543
(3,760)
1,619
(3,939)
1,473
(3,615)
1,365
(3,060)
1,218
(2,890)
1,108
(2,661)
987
(2,378)
890
(2,156)
778
(1,901)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
144
(350.0)
140
(340.7)
105
(255.9)
96
(233.6)
97
(238.1)
86
(192.8)
48
(113.9)
80
(192.1)
74
(178.3)
87
(210.7)
102
(249.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(21.9)
19
(46.2)
20
(48.7)
25
(60.8)
23
(56.4)
24
(53.8)
15
(35.6)
9
(21.6)
13
(31.3)
12
(29.1)
13
(31.8)
City-Data.com crime index401.7452.8454.7415.5461.5364.2366.4382.3333.5308.0346.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 74 registered sex offenders living in Belleville, Illinois as of January 28, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belleville is 575 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Belleville:

354.3
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Belleville:

260.4
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Belleville:

299.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Belleville:

343.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Belleville:

322.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Belleville:

261.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Belleville:

360.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Belleville:

270.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Belleville:

358.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Belleville:

324.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Belleville:

299.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Belleville:

287.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Belleville:

164.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Belleville:

223.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Belleville:

222.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Belleville:

236.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

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:

388.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Belleville:

347.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Belleville:

374.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Belleville:

434.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Belleville:

475.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Belleville:

448.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Belleville:

473.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Belleville:

428.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Belleville:

361.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Belleville:

246.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Belleville:

375.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Belleville:

374.7
U.S. Average:

336.9
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 2017, including police officers: 101 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Illinois average:

1.96

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

1.72
Illinois average:

2.63

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

1.84
Illinois average:

2.67

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

1.77
Illinois average:

2.71

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

1.91
Illinois average:

2.76

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

1.95
Illinois average:

2.84

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

2.01
Illinois average:

2.89

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

2.00
Illinois average:

2.90

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

1.96
Illinois average:

2.91

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

1.93
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 98 (81 officers).
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).
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.