The city of Oak Lawn, with a total population of 56,178, experienced 2,673 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 137.06 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 56.7% difference making Oak Lawn lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 97 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Oak Lawn also handled 673 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Arlington Heights and Brookfield, Oak Lawn is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Oak Lawn experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Oak Lawn totaled 97 violent crimes and 673 non-violent crimes.
During 2009-2017, Oak Lawn experienced 653 violent crimes. Of those, 11 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 6 were for revised rape, another 55 were for legacy rape, 290 were for robbery, and 360 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Cook county, Illinois with a total number of 120 employees - 4 female, 100 male officers and 16 civilians. Oak Lawn PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0168000, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.