Gallatin County, IL Arrest Records

Gallatin County, IL is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.77 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.
Gallatin County, IL property crime rate is 4.99 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 20 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 28.57% compared to 2015.

Gallatin County, IL Crime Rate

Total arrests in Gallatin County in 2016 decreased by 30.23% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 2 to 4 while non-violent crime decreased by 36.59% from 41 to 26.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 20
Burglary 5
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Gallatin County increased by 100% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Gallatin County was 83.65% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.077%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Gallatin County decreased by 36.59% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Gallatin County was 82.45% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.499%.

How Gallatin stands up against other counties

Gallatin vs. Putnam

You’ll be in more risk in Gallatin compared to Putnam county that had 53.56% lower crime rate compared to Gallatin county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.7675 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1782 in Putnam county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1919 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1782 in Putnam county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Gallatin County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.58 daily crimes that occur in Gallatin County.
  • In Gallatin County you have a 1 in 174 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Gallatin, IL have decreased by 30.23%.

Cities in Gallatin County