Bureau County, IL Arrest Records

Bureau County, IL is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.75 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Cook, Sangamon, Winnebago, Will, Madison counties in Illinois.
Bureau County, IL property crime rate is 3.90 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 71 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 24.47% compared to 2015.

Bureau County, IL Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bureau County in 2016 decreased by 18.85% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 30 to 25 while non-violent crime decreased by 19.25% from 161 to 130.

5 Crimes In Bureau County, IL in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 71
Burglary 56
Aggravated assault 22
Motor vehicle theft 3
Revised rape 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bureau County decreased by 16.67% from 2015 and increased by 78.57% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 14 to 25. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bureau County was 84.03% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.075%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Bureau County decreased by 19.25% from 2015 and decreased by 18.24% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 159 to 130. In 2016 property crime rate in Bureau County was 86.29% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.39%.

How Bureau stands up against other counties

Bureau vs. Monroe

You’ll be in more risk in Bureau compared to Monroe county that had 71.57% lower crime rate compared to Bureau county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Monroe county.
Burglary rates of 1.6787 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3816 in Monroe county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bureau County is 0.86% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.27 daily crimes that occur in Bureau County.
  • Bureau, IL is more violent than Monroe.
  • In Bureau County you have a 1 in 215 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bureau, IL have decreased by 18.85%.