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Criminal statistics for the state of Illinois

Total Crime - In 2006, Illinois had a Total Crime Index of 3550.2 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 2.6% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 11.8% since 2002 and down even more in 1980, down 43.4%. Illinois's Total Crime Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Illinois had a Violent Crime Index of 541.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 2% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was down 2.7% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 47.9%. Illinois's Violent Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Illinois's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3019.6 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 2.4% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 5.3% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 44.8%. Illinois's Property Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Illinois Murder Rate was 6.1 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 1.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was down 14.1% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1994, down 47.9%. Illinois's Murder Rate has been declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Illinois's Forcible Rape Index was 31.8 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 6% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 6.3% since 1982, but down 22.9% since 1986. Illinois's Forcible Rape Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Illinois was 185.3 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 1.7% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was down 1.5% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 59.4%. Illinois's Robbery Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - Illinois's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 318.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 3.7% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was down 3% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1995, down 48.6%. Illinois's Aggravated Assault Index has been slowly dropping during the past twenty five years.
Burglary - In 2006, Illinois had a Burglary Index of 602.1 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 1.1% from the previous year in 2005. The Burglary Index was down 2.8% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 61.4%. Illinois's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Illinois was 2124.2 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 2.4% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 9.2% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1991, down 36%. Illinois's Larceny Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Illinois was 346.3 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 2.4% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 5.2% since 2003, but down 47.2% since 1991. Illinois's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.