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Crime rate in Ottawa, Illinois (IL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, crime map


Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)
Crime rates in Ottawa by year

Type

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(5.5)
2
(10.9)
2
(10.8)
8
(42.9)
7
(37.5)
10
(53.1)
5
(26.2)
11
(57.5)
11
(56.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.4)
2
(10.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(16.4)
4
(21.8)
4
(21.7)
16
(85.9)
7
(37.5)
6
(31.9)
6
(31.5)
5
(26.1)
3
(15.4)
17
(88.6)
12
(63.7)
2
(10.7)
5
(27.0)
2
(10.8)
2
(10.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(109.2)
29
(158.4)
29
(157.2)
25
(134.2)
20
(107.0)
25
(132.8)
38
(199.4)
25
(130.6)
31
(159.6)
3
(15.6)
2
(10.6)
23
(122.9)
8
(43.2)
12
(64.8)
20
(109.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
57
(311.4)
49
(267.7)
49
(265.5)
121
(649.3)
125
(669.0)
124
(658.7)
107
(561.4)
107
(559.0)
138
(710.6)
67
(349.0)
61
(324.1)
63
(336.8)
36
(194.5)
52
(280.8)
46
(250.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
450
(2,458.1)
467
(2,550.9)
467
(2,530.8)
525
(2,817.3)
500
(2,676.1)
441
(2,342.8)
472
(2,476.7)
350
(1,828.4)
322
(1,658.2)
390
(2,031.5)
338
(1,795.6)
363
(1,940.3)
350
(1,891.2)
427
(2,306.0)
399
(2,174.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(81.9)
20
(109.2)
20
(108.4)
16
(85.9)
20
(107.0)
15
(79.7)
13
(68.2)
9
(47.0)
10
(51.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.7)
0
(0.0)
8
(43.2)
1
(5.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(16.4)
13
(71.0)
13
(70.4)
8
(42.9)
7
(37.5)
6
(31.9)
3
(15.7)
7
(36.6)
10
(51.5)
6
(31.3)
3
(15.9)
2
(10.7)
2
(10.8)
3
(16.2)
2
(10.9)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.7)159.8178.7177.3262.7225.1224.8214.1196.0202.1135.4126.4129.8106.0135.9138.7

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime 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 49 registered sex offenders living in Ottawa, Illinois as of October 21, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Ottawa to the number of sex offenders is 379 to 1.


See how dangerous Ottawa, IL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Ottawa:

138.7
Marseilles:

124.3
Grand Ridge:

53.8
Oglesby:

173.4
Seneca:

249.6
Tonica:

19.0
Streator:

394.3
Earlville:

93.1
Leland:

72.8
Violent crime rate in 2015
Ottawa:

70.8
U.S. Average:

207.7

Violent crime rate in 2014
Ottawa:

43.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Ottawa:

35.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Ottawa:

66.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Ottawa:

47.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Ottawa:

52.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Ottawa:

144.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Ottawa:

135.8
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Ottawa:

141.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Ottawa:

135.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Ottawa:

109.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Ottawa:

163.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Ottawa:

101.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Ottawa:

102.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Ottawa:

69.1
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Ottawa:

159.7
U.S. Average:

220.1

Property crime rate in 2014
Ottawa:

177.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Ottawa:

133.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Ottawa:

166.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Ottawa:

154.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Ottawa:

171.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Ottawa:

232.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Ottawa:

210.3
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Ottawa:

246.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Ottawa:

260.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Ottawa:

283.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Ottawa:

283.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Ottawa:

198.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Ottawa:

199.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Ottawa:

199.9
U.S. Average:

337.2

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

City-data.com crime index

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Zip codes: 61350.