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


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

Crime rate in Lynwood, IL

The 2011 crime rate in Lynwood, IL is 224 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 72.2% U.S. cities. The 2011 Lynwood crime rate fell by 36% compared to 2010. The number of homicides stood at 1 - a decrease of 1 compared to 2010. In the last 5 years Lynwood has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Lynwood, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Lynwood:

223.8
Ford Heights:

199.9
Dyer:

58.5
Lansing:

366.6
Sauk Village:

463.3
Munster:

98.8
Glenwood:

65.3
Thornton:

184.8
Chicago Heights:

394.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Lynwood by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.7)
2
(23.2)
1
(11.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(26.2)
2
(26.1)
9
(113.0)
3
(37.6)
7
(82.2)
13
(150.7)
6
(66.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(26.2)
8
(104.5)
8
(100.5)
5
(62.7)
8
(93.9)
11
(127.5)
7
(77.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(275.5)
17
(222.1)
23
(288.8)
15
(188.1)
6
(70.4)
4
(46.4)
7
(77.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
68
(892.2)
70
(914.4)
75
(941.7)
62
(777.3)
75
(880.4)
60
(695.5)
64
(708.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
157
(2,060)
146
(1,907)
114
(1,431)
117
(1,467)
90
(1,056)
123
(1,426)
98
(1,085)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(367.4)
23
(300.5)
35
(439.5)
29
(363.6)
18
(211.3)
29
(336.2)
19
(210.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(13.1)
4
(52.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.5)
2
(23.5)
1
(11.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index258.2261.0336.6228.7252.3347.0223.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. 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 16 registered sex offenders living in Lynwood, Illinois as of July 04, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lynwood is 574 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2011
Lynwood:

166.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Lynwood:

284.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Lynwood:

187.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Lynwood:

163.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Lynwood:

307.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Lynwood:

189.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Lynwood:

177.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Lynwood:

204.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Lynwood:

205.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Lynwood:

210.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2011
Lynwood:

227.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Lynwood:

260.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Lynwood:

260.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Lynwood:

283.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Lynwood:

325.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Lynwood:

323.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Lynwood:

336.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Lynwood:

293.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Lynwood:

312.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Lynwood:

319.8
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 2012, including police officers: 32 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 28 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 26 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Illinois average:

2.90

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

Zip codes: 60411.