Kankakee County, IL Arrest Records

Kankakee County, IL is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.41 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Cook, Winnebago, Will, Champaign, Lake counties in Illinois.
Kankakee County, IL property crime rate is 3.33 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 185 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 21.28% compared to 2015.

Kankakee County, IL Crime Rate

Total arrests in Kankakee County in 2016 decreased by 4.2% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 46 to 45 while non-violent crime decreased by 4.44% from 383 to 366.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 185
Burglary 158
Aggravated assault 33
Motor vehicle theft 23
Arson 17

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Kankakee County decreased by 2.17% from 2015 and decreased by 19.64% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 56 to 45. In 2016 violent crime rate in Kankakee County was 91.28% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.041%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Kankakee County decreased by 4.44% from 2015 and decreased by 29.89% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 522 to 366. In 2016 property crime rate in Kankakee County was 88.3% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.333%.

How Kankakee stands up against other counties

Kankakee vs. Macon

You’ll be in more risk in Kankakee compared to Macon county that had 38.45% lower crime rate compared to Kankakee county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0545 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0375 in Macon county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.2091 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0188 in Macon county.

Kankakee vs. Kendall

You’ll be in more risk in Kankakee compared to Kendall county that had 44.62% lower crime rate compared to Kankakee county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0091 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0642 in Kendall county.
Larceny rates of 1.6817 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.1227 in Kendall county.

Names with the most arrests in Kankakee

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Kankakee, Illinois, the most crimes, that's 34.46% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kankakee County is 0.89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.02 daily crimes that occur in Kankakee County.
  • Kankakee, IL is more violent than Macon.
  • In Kankakee County you have a 1 in 268 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Kankakee, IL have decreased by 4.2%.

Names in Kankakee County