Residents may have read the recent article in The Patch on Safewise’s "50 Safest Cities in Illiniois" Rankings. The Village of La Grange Park regularly ranks as one of the State's safest cities and 2017 was no different. La Grange Park ranked as the #19 safest community in the State. To view the article, click here. According to the report, to determine safety rankings, Safewise eliminated cities with less than 5,000 residents and cities that did not submit a complete crime report to the FBI. Then the group narrowed it down to the number of reported violent and property crimes and calculated the likelihood of these crimes occurring out of 1,000 people. To view the Safewise Report, click here.