Chicago, IL Analytics

May recorded 21,296 crime incidents.

April recorded 19,182 crime incidents.

March recorded 19,422 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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59,900Total

Crime Types

  • Theft: 20,554
  • Assault: 18,253
  • Vandalism: 6,737
  • Other: 5,815
  • Arrest: 3,546
  • Robbery: 2,349
  • Burglary: 1,869
  • Shooting: 667
  • Arson: 110

Crime by Month

In the past three months, May had the most number of crimes in Chicago, Illinois.

May had about 1% more crime than March, with May producing 1,874 more crimes than March.

May had about 1% more crime than April, with May producing 2,114 more crimes than April.

Most Committed Crimes in Chicago, Illinois

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 34% of crime in Chicago, Illinois.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 96% of violent crime in Chicago, Illinois.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 91% of property crime in Chicago, Illinois.

Reported Shootings in Chicago, Illinois

We recorded 667 shootings over a three month period in Chicago, Illinois. That's an average of about 222.333 shootings per month. April saw the most shootings with 258, followed by May with 247 shootings, and March with 162 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Chicago. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.