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


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

Crime rate in River Grove, IL

The 2017 crime rate in River Grove, IL is 96 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 37.1% U.S. cities. The 2017 River Grove crime rate fell by 32% compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 1. In the last 5 years River Grove has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous River Grove, IL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
River Grove:

96.1
Elmwood Park:

115.1
Franklin Park:

172.8
Melrose Park:

164.8
Stone Park:

162.0
River Forest:

125.8
Schiller Park:

132.7
Norridge:

157.9
Maywood:

350.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in River Grove by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.8)
1
(9.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(19.4)
5
(48.9)
5
(49.2)
1
(9.9)
5
(50.0)
5
(51.2)
2
(19.5)
1
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(19.5)
4
(39.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
8
(77.7)
8
(78.3)
3
(29.5)
4
(39.7)
3
(30.0)
6
(61.5)
4
(39.0)
2
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(29.2)
5
(48.6)
3
(29.4)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
9
(87.4)
11
(107.7)
15
(147.7)
8
(79.5)
9
(90.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(39.0)
6
(58.4)
4
(38.9)
6
(58.3)
10
(97.3)
3
(29.4)
6
(59.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
64
(621.8)
47
(460.1)
46
(452.9)
66
(655.8)
53
(530.4)
36
(368.9)
40
(389.9)
52
(506.0)
41
(398.6)
19
(184.6)
29
(282.1)
37
(362.2)
24
(237.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
196
(1,904)
221
(2,163)
233
(2,294)
261
(2,593)
186
(1,861)
169
(1,732)
172
(1,677)
159
(1,547)
134
(1,303)
92
(894.0)
85
(826.8)
97
(949.5)
105
(1,038)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
30
(291.5)
26
(254.5)
25
(246.1)
32
(318.0)
28
(280.2)
14
(143.5)
21
(204.7)
15
(146.0)
10
(97.2)
7
(68.0)
16
(155.6)
15
(146.8)
8
(79.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(9.7)
1
(9.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index199.4223.3220.9210.9201.1166.0145.8134.3115.074.5114.9140.796.1

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 6 registered sex offenders living in River Grove, Illinois as of November 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in River Grove is 1,700 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 2017
River Grove:

49.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
River Grove:

88.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
River Grove:

92.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
River Grove:

43.7
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
River Grove:

38.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
River Grove:

48.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
River Grove:

58.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
River Grove:

82.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
River Grove:

110.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
River Grove:

69.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
River Grove:

137.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
River Grove:

141.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
River Grove:

102.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
River Grove:

41.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
River Grove:

72.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
River Grove:

71.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
River Grove:

111.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
River Grove:

141.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
River Grove:

121.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
River Grove:

91.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
River Grove:

159.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
River Grove:

200.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
River Grove:

192.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
River Grove:

181.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
River Grove:

241.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
River Grove:

308.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
River Grove:

242.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
River Grove:

238.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
River Grove:

263.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
River Grove:

298.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
River Grove:

307.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
River Grove:

305.1
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: 28 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Illinois average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
Illinois average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 30 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.36
Illinois average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 29 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Illinois average:

2.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Illinois average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 28 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 29 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Illinois average:

2.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 31 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Illinois average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 28 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Illinois average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 30 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Illinois average:

2.90

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in River Grove, IL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 60171.