The Highland Park Police Department is dedicated to providing residents with up-to-date information regarding criminal activity. As part of this effort, the police department organizes a map that indicates the location of criminal activity in a given month. Criminal activity included in the maps includes the following offenses:
Burglary – Residential or Commercial
Burglary to Automobile
Motor Vehicle Theft
*Battery includes only Aggravated Assault/Aggravated Battery – “an unlawful attack or attempted attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury” (Federal Uniform Crime Report). Simple assault/battery, as well as domestic incidents, are not included on these Crime Maps.
**Theft includes the following categories: Theft Under $500, Theft Over $500, Retail Theft, and Local (As defined by Highland Park Ordinance) Theft.