It is located in Kane County, IL. It has a population of 112,767 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 159.89 per 10.000 people. There have been 1,803 arrests in 2017. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Elgin are larceny/theft crimes - 1,310 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 2 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 224 felony charges and 1,579 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Elgin averaged 2,077 violent crimes. Of that total, 31 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 56 was for revised rape, another 386 was for legacy rape, 823 was for robbery, and 1,474 was for aggravated assault.