Plainfield has a population of 43,450. During the past three years, Plainfield saw 1,136 arrests. For 2017, the Plainfield's arrest rate totaled 87.92 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 72.23% makes Plainfield lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 55 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Plainfield also totaled 327 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Braidwood and Channahon, Plainfield is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Plainfield had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Plainfield averaged 55 violent crimes and 327 non-violent crimes.
The city of Plainfield experienced 260 violent crimes during 2010-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 44 was for legacy rape and 1 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 59, and the aggravated assault total was 153.