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


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

Crime rate in Belvidere, IL

The 2018 crime rate in Belvidere, IL was 143 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 53.1% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Belvidere crime rate fell by 11% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Belvidere has seen a decrease in violent crime and an increase in property crime.
See how dangerous Belvidere, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Belvidere:

142.7
Cherry Valley:

460.4
Loves Park:

233.9
Kirkland:

106.9
Kingston:

27.4
Rockford:

567.0
Machesney Park:

177.5
Marengo:

57.8
Genoa:

156.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Belvidere by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
19
(79.8)
11
(44.7)
14
(54.5)
20
(76.5)
21
(79.4)
21
(78.6)
17
(66.2)
5
(19.8)
19
(75.9)
11
(44.0)
18
(71.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(33.6)
12
(48.8)
8
(31.2)
8
(30.6)
7
(26.5)
39
(146.0)
23
(89.6)
3
(11.9)
3
(12.0)
9
(36.0)
2
(8.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(75.6)
28
(113.9)
24
(93.5)
30
(114.7)
27
(102.0)
7
(26.2)
8
(31.2)
18
(71.1)
43
(171.7)
48
(192.1)
40
(159.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
84
(353.0)
94
(382.2)
75
(292.0)
87
(332.6)
107
(404.4)
88
(329.4)
78
(304.0)
62
(245.0)
42
(167.7)
58
(232.1)
51
(203.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
487
(2,046)
545
(2,216)
530
(2,064)
484
(1,850)
496
(1,874)
408
(1,527)
343
(1,337)
300
(1,185)
227
(906.2)
281
(1,124)
206
(820.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(151.3)
42
(170.8)
34
(132.4)
21
(80.3)
34
(128.5)
8
(29.9)
19
(74.0)
13
(51.4)
11
(43.9)
15
(60.0)
13
(51.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
12
(50.4)
5
(20.3)
1
(3.9)
3
(11.5)
10
(37.8)
6
(22.5)
3
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
6
(24.0)
3
(12.0)
1
(4.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)207.8202.3185.2197.0205.4198.5166.8126.0150.1158.5142.7

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 67 registered sex offenders living in Belvidere, Illinois as of February 18, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Belvidere is 376 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Belvidere:

155.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Belvidere:

166.1
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Belvidere:

167.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2013
Belvidere:

85.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2011
Belvidere:

126.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Belvidere:

164.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Belvidere:

143.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Belvidere:

149.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Belvidere:

116.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Belvidere:

126.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Belvidere:

134.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Belvidere:

148.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Belvidere:

99.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Belvidere:

106.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Belvidere:

89.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Belvidere:

111.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Belvidere:

85.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2013
Belvidere:

116.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2011
Belvidere:

138.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Belvidere:

146.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Belvidere:

193.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Belvidere:

171.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Belvidere:

181.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Belvidere:

212.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Belvidere:

195.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Belvidere:

171.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Belvidere:

185.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Belvidere:

197.1
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 2012, including police officers: 44 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 42 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 45 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 49 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 49 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 49 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 46 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 40 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 39 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 61008, 61016.