Peoria has a population of 114,157. During the past three years, Peoria saw 16,201 arrests. For 2017, the Peoria's arrest rate totaled 497.30 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 57.1% makes Peoria higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 867 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Peoria also totaled 4,810 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Chillicothe and Elmwood, Peoria is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Peoria had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Peoria averaged 867 violent crimes and 4,810 non-violent crimes.
The city of Peoria experienced 6,668 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 139 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 356 was for legacy rape and 24 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 3,118, and the aggravated assault total was 4,890.
It is situated in Peoria county, Illinois with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Peoria PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0720700, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.