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


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

Crime rate in Lindenhurst, IL

The 2019 crime rate in Lindenhurst, IL is 36 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 7.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 14.0% U.S. cities. The 2019 Lindenhurst crime rate fell by 56% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Lindenhurst has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Lindenhurst, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lindenhurst:

36.2
Lake Villa:

32.6
Round Lake Beach:

137.6
Round Lake Heights:

98.0
Grayslake:

63.7
Antioch:

78.4
Hainesville:

105.0
Gurnee:

199.5
Round Lake Park:

95.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lindenhurst by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
3
(20.5)
2
(13.7)
1
(6.6)
3
(20.3)
2
(13.8)
1
(6.9)
3
(20.7)
2
(13.8)
3
(20.7)
2
(13.9)
10
(69.6)
8
(55.4)
4
(28.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(20.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.8)
2
(13.1)
1
(6.8)
2
(13.8)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
3
(20.5)
2
(13.7)
5
(32.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(27.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(34.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(27.9)
3
(20.8)
1
(7.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(125.0)
17
(116.2)
8
(54.6)
12
(78.8)
10
(67.8)
15
(103.4)
13
(89.5)
10
(69.1)
6
(41.3)
7
(48.3)
8
(55.5)
10
(69.6)
6
(41.5)
2
(14.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
117
(812.3)
88
(601.4)
118
(806.1)
97
(636.7)
71
(481.6)
71
(489.5)
72
(495.6)
38
(262.6)
46
(316.8)
57
(393.5)
61
(423.4)
52
(362.1)
48
(332.2)
39
(272.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(13.9)
3
(20.5)
2
(13.7)
1
(6.6)
2
(13.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(20.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(13.9)
3
(20.9)
4
(27.7)
1
(7.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index68.054.352.947.343.442.040.845.734.035.735.182.382.836.2

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 5 registered sex offenders living in Lindenhurst, Illinois as of April 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lindenhurst is 2,877 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Lindenhurst:

31.5
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Lindenhurst:

83.0
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Lindenhurst:

83.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Lindenhurst:

17.4
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Lindenhurst:

20.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Lindenhurst:

31.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Lindenhurst:

34.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Lindenhurst:

24.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Lindenhurst:

20.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lindenhurst:

23.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lindenhurst:

29.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lindenhurst:

23.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lindenhurst:

30.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lindenhurst:

31.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lindenhurst:

83.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lindenhurst:

18.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lindenhurst:

11.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lindenhurst:

12.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Lindenhurst:

17.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Lindenhurst:

29.1
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Lindenhurst:

35.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Lindenhurst:

34.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Lindenhurst:

29.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Lindenhurst:

25.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Lindenhurst:

27.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Lindenhurst:

45.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Lindenhurst:

45.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lindenhurst:

39.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lindenhurst:

48.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lindenhurst:

53.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lindenhurst:

56.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lindenhurst:

67.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lindenhurst:

40.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lindenhurst:

37.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lindenhurst:

61.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lindenhurst:

68.8
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 2019, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
Illinois average:

2.31

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
Illinois average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
Illinois average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Illinois average:

2.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Illinois average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Illinois average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60046.