Hardin County, IL Arrest Records

Hardin County, IL is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.49 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.
Hardin County, IL property crime rate is 8.95 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 25 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 19.05% compared to 2015.

Hardin County, IL Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hardin County in 2016 increased by 13.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 6 while non-violent crime increased by 20% from 30 to 36.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 25
Aggravated assault 6
Burglary 6
Motor vehicle theft 5
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Hardin County decreased by 14.29% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hardin County was 68.23% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.149%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Hardin County increased by 20% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Hardin County was 68.53% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.895%.

How Hardin stands up against other counties

Hardin vs. Gallatin

You’ll be in more risk in Hardin compared to Gallatin county that had 44.85% lower crime rate compared to Hardin county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.4911 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7675 in Gallatin county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.2425 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1919 in Gallatin county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hardin County is 0.68% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.86 daily crimes that occur in Hardin County.
  • In Hardin County you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hardin, IL have increased by 13.51%.