Palestine, IL Arrest Records

Palestine, IL is among the most violent cities in the USA with 6.80 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 299th safest city in Illinois among the 451 cities.
Palestine, IL property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 14.35 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 17 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 10.53% compared to 2015.

Palestine Crime Rate

Total arrests in Palestine 2016 decreased by 24.32% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 14 to 9 while non-violent crime decreased by 17.39% from 23 to 19.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 17
Aggravated assault 8
Legacy rape 1
Burglary 1
Motor vehicle theft 1

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 Palestine 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 Palestine decreased by 35.71% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Palestine was 44.85% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.68%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Palestine decreased by 17.39% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Palestine was 49.51% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.435%.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Palestine is 0.36% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5.79 daily crimes that occur in Palestine.
  • In Palestine you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Palestine have decreased by 24.32%.