Chicago, IL Analytics
May recorded 16,538 crime incidents.
April recorded 14,314 crime incidents.
March recorded 14,655 crime incidents.
- Assault: 15,083
- Theft: 12,704
- Vandalism: 5,838
- Other: 4,860
- Arrest: 3,543
- Robbery: 1,548
- Burglary: 1,233
- Shooting: 579
- Arson: 119
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 1,883 more crimes than March.
May had about 1% more crime than April, with May producing 2,224 more crimes than April.
Most Committed Crimes in Chicago, Illinois
Over the past three months, Assault 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 96% of violent crime in Chicago, Illinois.
The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 90% of property crime in Chicago, Illinois.
Reported Shootings in Chicago, Illinois
We recorded 579 shootings over a three month period in Chicago, Illinois. That's an average of about 193 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 248, followed by April with 166 shootings, and March with 165 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.