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


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

Crime rate in Lansing, IL

The 2019 crime rate in Lansing, IL is 376 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.1% U.S. cities. The 2019 Lansing crime rate rose by 3% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2. In the last 5 years Lansing has seen increasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Lansing, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lansing:

375.9
Munster:

99.9
Lynwood:

223.8
Calumet City:

370.7
Thornton:

197.7
South Holland:

314.4
Glenwood:

126.8
Hammond:

317.4
Ford Heights:

199.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lansing by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.4)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(10.5)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.2)
2
(7.3)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(11.0)
3
(11.1)
8
(29.8)
3
(11.2)
5
(19.2)
23
(80.9)
30
(105.4)
16
(56.1)
8
(28.0)
10
(35.3)
13
(46.4)
13
(46.6)
9
(32.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
37
(135.4)
33
(121.8)
42
(156.4)
27
(101.2)
16
(61.4)
38
(133.7)
27
(94.8)
57
(199.9)
55
(192.6)
70
(246.9)
66
(235.4)
45
(161.3)
59
(214.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(58.6)
26
(96.0)
42
(156.4)
30
(112.5)
28
(107.4)
40
(140.8)
35
(122.9)
36
(126.2)
18
(63.0)
32
(112.9)
20
(71.3)
28
(100.3)
34
(123.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
217
(794.2)
168
(620.1)
249
(927.3)
267
(1,001)
225
(862.9)
222
(781.3)
238
(835.9)
157
(550.5)
177
(619.9)
271
(956.0)
225
(802.5)
116
(415.7)
130
(471.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
828
(3,030)
907
(3,348)
810
(3,016)
815
(3,056)
1,136
(4,357)
1,033
(3,635)
1,023
(3,593)
939
(3,292)
1,152
(4,034)
1,527
(5,387)
1,628
(5,806)
1,301
(4,662)
1,259
(4,567)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
118
(431.9)
141
(520.4)
84
(312.8)
97
(363.7)
122
(467.9)
73
(256.9)
71
(249.4)
74
(259.5)
70
(245.1)
88
(310.4)
95
(338.8)
108
(387.0)
106
(384.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.4)
3
(11.2)
5
(18.7)
9
(34.5)
7
(24.6)
2
(7.0)
3
(10.5)
3
(10.5)
2
(7.1)
3
(10.7)
2
(7.2)
4
(14.5)
City-Data.com crime index272.5298.3320.1283.3342.7353.7366.5321.1338.2439.2437.5366.6375.9

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 34 registered sex offenders living in Lansing, Illinois as of April 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lansing is 831 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Lansing:

215.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Lansing:

191.7
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lansing:

199.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lansing:

222.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lansing:

176.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lansing:

219.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lansing:

221.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lansing:

218.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lansing:

118.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lansing:

118.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lansing:

193.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lansing:

134.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lansing:

108.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lansing:

114.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lansing:

120.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lansing:

114.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lansing:

114.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Lansing:

380.3
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Lansing:

374.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Lansing:

501.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lansing:

507.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lansing:

362.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Lansing:

313.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lansing:

384.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lansing:

376.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lansing:

460.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lansing:

407.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lansing:

383.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lansing:

369.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lansing:

375.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lansing:

322.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lansing:

374.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lansing:

365.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lansing:

362.7
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 2012, including police officers: 74 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 74 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 74 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 74 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 76 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 81 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 87 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 81 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 82 (64 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 82 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60438.