Will County, IL Arrest Records

Will County, IL is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.19 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Sangamon, Winnebago, Madison, Champaign, Peoria counties in Illinois.
Will County, IL property crime rate is 1.30 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 513 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 8.23% compared to 2015.

Will County, IL Crime Rate

Total arrests in Will County in 2016 decreased by 10.18% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 127 to 128 while non-violent crime decreased by 11.55% from 1,013 to 896.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 513
Burglary 309
Aggravated assault 79
Motor vehicle theft 74
Robbery 25

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Will County increased by 0.79% from 2015 and decreased by 4.48% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 134 to 128. In 2016 violent crime rate in Will County was 96.04% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.019%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Will County decreased by 11.55% from 2015 and decreased by 34.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,362 to 896. In 2016 property crime rate in Will County was 95.43% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.13%.

How Will stands up against other counties

Will vs. Lake

You’ll be in more safety in Will compared to Lake county that had 9.67% higher crime rate compared to Will county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1146 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0740 in Lake county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1073 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0740 in Lake county.

Will vs. Kane

You’ll be in more risk in Will compared to Kane county that had 25.16% lower crime rate compared to Will county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0073 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Kane county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1073 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0508 in Kane county.

Names with the most arrests in Will

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Will, Illinois, the most crimes, that's 36.7% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Will County is 0.96% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.41 daily crimes that occur in Will County.
  • Will, IL is safer than Lake.
  • In Will County you have a 1 in 673 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Will, IL have decreased by 10.18%.

Names in Will County