Oblong has a population of 1,414. During the past three years, Oblong saw 67 arrests. For 2017, the Oblong's arrest rate totaled 134.37 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 57.55% makes Oblong lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 3 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Oblong also totaled 16 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Oblong had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Oblong averaged 3 violent crimes and 16 non-violent crimes.
The city of Oblong experienced 69 violent crimes during 2010-2017. Of that total, 2 was for legacy rape. The aggravated assault total was 67.
It is situated in Crawford county, Illinois with a total number of 1 employees - 0 female, 1 male officers and 0 civilians. Oblong PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0170100, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.