Northbrook Stabbing – On Friday, December 15th, 2023, at 8:08 PM, Northbrook firefighters and paramedics were reportedly working at the scene of a stabbing victim in the block of 1000 Kensington Drive in Northbrook, Illinois. The victim had been stabbed and injured by an unknown suspect. A stabbing has been reported, and the perpetrator is still at large at an unidentified location. After 8:14 p.m., the police determined that the scene was safe.
Several witnesses stated that they saw a significant police presence. At eight thirty-five minutes past the hour, the victim was taken to Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, which is a Level 1 Trauma Center. Neither the victim’s name nor their age were made public at the time of the incident. There is currently no information available regarding the motive behind the stabbing, and the police have not provided any description of a suspect to the public.
Crime Rate In Northbrook
Northbrook has an overall crime rate of 11 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Northbrook is 1 in 90. How does Northbrook fare compared to other communities in Illinois of all population sizes? Northbrook’s crime rate is lower than approximately 32% of Illinois communities.
However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Northbrook has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Northbrook is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout’s exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.
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