Wood Dale, IL Arrest Records

Wood Dale, IL is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.43 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 189th safest city in Illinois among the 451 cities.
Wood Dale, IL property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 13.27 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 161 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 13.38% compared to 2015.

Wood Dale Crime Rate

Total arrests in Wood Dale 2016 increased by 7.3% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 6 while non-violent crime increased by 8.19% from 171 to 185.

5 Crimes In Wood Dale, IL in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 161
Burglary 16
Motor vehicle theft 8
Robbery 5
Legacy rape 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 Wood Dale 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 Wood Dale decreased by 14.29% from 2015 and decreased by 14.29% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Wood Dale was 90.83% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.043%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Wood Dale increased by 8.19% from 2015 and decreased by 14.75% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 217 to 185. In 2016 property crime rate in Wood Dale was 53.32% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.327%.

How Wood Dale stands up against other cities

Wood Dale vs. Lincoln

You’ll be in more safety in Wood Dale compared to Lincoln that had 91.09% higher crime rate compared to Wood Dale 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 the same as average 0.0000 in Lincoln city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1442 in Lincoln.

Wood Dale vs. Forest Park

You’ll be in more safety in Wood Dale compared to Forest Park that had 196.39% higher crime rate compared to Wood Dale 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 Forest Park city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Forest Park.

Names with the most arrests in Wood Dale

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Wood Dale is 0.59% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.75 daily crimes that occur in Wood Dale.
  • Wood Dale is safer than Lincoln.
  • In Wood Dale you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Wood Dale have increased by 7.3%.