Bellwood, IL Arrest Records

Bellwood, IL is among the most violent cities in the USA with 5.32 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 339th safest city in Illinois among the 451 cities.
Bellwood, IL property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 20.98 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 264 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 1.93% compared to 2015.

Bellwood Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bellwood 2016 increased by 6.04% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 96 to 103 while non-violent crime increased by 5.73% from 384 to 406.

5 Crimes In Bellwood, IL in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 264
Burglary 102
Robbery 46
Aggravated assault 41
Motor vehicle theft 40

Other Cities in Illinois with the Most Arrests

Among the 451 cities in state the most dangerous is Chicago with 30,126 violent crimes that’s 59.18% of total of 50,906. Sauget has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 28 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Cherry Valley 83.60
Danville 75.04
Lansing 70.52
Oak Brook 70.36
Cairo 67.44

Safest Cities in Illinois

Are you planning a move to Illinois? Here are the safest cities in Illinois with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Bellwood is 1 out of 199 up by 0.11% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Channahon and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Pawnee.

City Arrests
Pawnee 1.11
Mount Olive 2.51
Channahon 2.78
Aviston 2.85
Glasford 3.00

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bellwood increased by 7.29% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bellwood was 13.41% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.532%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Bellwood increased by 5.73% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Bellwood was 26.19% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.098%.

How Bellwood stands up against other cities

Bellwood vs. Alsip

You’ll be in more safety in Bellwood compared to Alsip that had 10.98% higher crime rate compared to Bellwood according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.1033 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Alsip city.
Arson rates of 0.1033 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0517 in Alsip.

Bellwood vs. Homewood

You’ll be in more safety in Bellwood compared to Homewood that had 19.09% higher crime rate compared to Bellwood according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Homewood city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.0669 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5676 in Homewood.

Names with the most arrests in Bellwood

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 100% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bellwood is 0.21% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 7.21 daily crimes that occur in Bellwood.
  • Bellwood is safer than Alsip.
  • In Bellwood you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bellwood have increased by 6.04%.