Analytics, Charts, and Graphs of Crime Data

For Chicago, IL

December recorded 17,809 crime incidents.

November recorded 18,623 crime incidents.

October recorded 20,204 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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Crime Types

  • Theft: 18,873
  • Assault: 16,121
  • Other: 6,026
  • Vandalism: 5,894
  • Arrest: 4,675
  • Burglary: 2,424
  • Robbery: 2,142
  • Shooting: 394
  • Arson: 87

Crime by Month

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

October had about 1% more crime than November, with October producing 1,581 more crimes than November.

October had about 1% more crime than December, with October producing 2,395 more crimes than December.

Most Committed Crimes in Chicago, Illinois

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 33% of crime in Chicago, Illinois.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 98% of violent crime in Chicago, Illinois.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 88% of property crime in Chicago, Illinois.

Reported Shootings in Chicago, Illinois

We recorded 394 shootings over a three month period in Chicago, Illinois. That's an average of about 131.333 shootings per month. October saw the most shootings with 144, followed by December with 125 shootings, and November with 125 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.