Chicago, Illinois

Chicago is the largest city in Illinois with a 2010 population of 2,833,640, saw their robbery rates decline by 10.5% when in 2009 rates were at 15,877 and then fell to 14,213 in 2010. Chicago’s property crime rate on fell 30%, while the majority of the other crime categories such as their burglary incidents saw a reduction of 1% from 2009 – 2010.  Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reports