Matteson, IL Arrest Records

Matteson, IL is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.69 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 387th safest city in Illinois among the 451 cities.
Matteson, IL property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 29.91 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 457 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 5.97% compared to 2015.

Matteson Crime Rate

Total arrests in Matteson 2016 decreased by 0.31% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 51 to 71 while non-violent crime decreased by 3.69% from 597 to 575.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 457
Motor vehicle theft 64
Burglary 54
Aggravated assault 47
Robbery 18

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 Matteson 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 Matteson increased by 39.22% from 2015 and increased by 86.84% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 38 to 71. In 2016 violent crime rate in Matteson was 21.31% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.369%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Matteson decreased by 3.69% from 2015 and decreased by 21.23% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 730 to 575. In 2016 property crime rate in Matteson was 5.22% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.991%.

How Matteson stands up against other cities

Matteson vs. Deerfield

You’ll be in more risk in Matteson compared to Deerfield that had 80.13% lower crime rate compared to Matteson 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 Deerfield city.
Burglary rates of 2.8087 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8865 in Deerfield.

Matteson vs. Bellwood

You’ll be in more risk in Matteson compared to Bellwood that had 21.72% lower crime rate compared to Matteson 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 Bellwood city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 3.3288 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.0669 in Bellwood.

Names with the most arrests in Matteson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 100% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Matteson is 0.01% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 9.21 daily crimes that occur in Matteson.
  • Matteson is more violent than Deerfield.
  • In Matteson you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Matteson have decreased by 0.31%.