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


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

Crime rate in North Chicago, IL

The 2017 crime rate in North Chicago, IL is 137 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.0 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 51.3% U.S. cities. The 2017 North Chicago crime rate rose by 46% compared to 2013. The number of homicides stood at 2. In the last 5 years North Chicago has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous North Chicago, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
North Chicago:

136.8
Park City:

134.3
Lake Bluff:

39.4
Waukegan:

231.6
Gurnee:

216.3
Libertyville:

79.1
Lake Forest:

29.4
Highwood:

53.1
Vernon Hills:

70.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in North Chicago by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(9.0)
3
(9.0)
3
(8.8)
2
(6.1)
3
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(12.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(6.9)
2
(6.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
26
(78.1)
21
(62.9)
12
(35.2)
31
(94.2)
13
(39.9)
1
(3.1)
10
(30.6)
6
(18.4)
8
(27.8)
21
(71.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
70
(210.4)
101
(302.6)
60
(176.1)
34
(103.4)
47
(144.1)
4
(12.5)
66
(202.0)
20
(61.2)
7
(24.3)
20
(67.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
135
(405.8)
134
(401.5)
93
(273.0)
64
(194.5)
129
(395.6)
3
(9.4)
49
(150.0)
54
(165.2)
41
(142.5)
50
(169.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
224
(673.3)
182
(545.3)
179
(525.4)
56
(170.2)
136
(417.1)
12
(37.5)
183
(560.1)
78
(238.6)
45
(156.4)
30
(101.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
413
(1,241)
441
(1,321)
295
(865.9)
148
(449.9)
209
(640.9)
14
(43.7)
220
(673.4)
110
(336.4)
70
(243.2)
24
(81.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
98
(294.6)
90
(269.7)
51
(149.7)
26
(79.0)
46
(141.1)
16
(50.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(9.2)
4
(13.9)
7
(23.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(15.0)
5
(15.0)
2
(5.9)
0
(0.0)
3
(9.2)
3
(9.4)
20
(61.2)
4
(12.2)
4
(13.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index345.2352.0236.6193.7238.816.5205.797.093.7136.8

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 57 registered sex offenders living in North Chicago, Illinois as of July 12, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in North Chicago is 527 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
North Chicago:

203.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2013
North Chicago:

125.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
North Chicago:

131.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
North Chicago:

231.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
North Chicago:

14.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
North Chicago:

328.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
North Chicago:

255.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
North Chicago:

277.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
North Chicago:

432.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
North Chicago:

404.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
North Chicago:

373.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
North Chicago:

506.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
North Chicago:

508.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
North Chicago:

27.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2013
North Chicago:

45.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
North Chicago:

65.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
North Chicago:

145.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
North Chicago:

17.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
North Chicago:

136.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
North Chicago:

68.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
North Chicago:

170.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
North Chicago:

215.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
North Chicago:

240.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
North Chicago:

258.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
North Chicago:

269.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
North Chicago:

270.4
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 2010, including police officers: 77 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 78 (57 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 77 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 72 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 74 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 71 (54 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 67 (49 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 68 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in North Chicago, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 60064.