Reported Annual Crime In Amherst

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmherst/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)985 (estimate)2,2392,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmherst/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a34.240.4
Robberyn/an/an/a81.4102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a186.3248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)135 (estimate)306386
Burglaryn/an/an/a336.1468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,424.81,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a172.3236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)851 (estimate)1,9332,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Chain O' Lakes, WI1,00943271314
King, WI1,75492579671
Whiting, WI1,572120758878
Iola, WI1,2731378651,002
Plover, WI12,3501541,3351,489
Stevens Point, WI26,7141881,6021,790
Park Ridge, WI6192881,8172,104
Amherst, WI1,180135851985

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Amherst is 65% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.7 daily crimes that occur in Amherst.
  • Amherst is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Amherst you have a 1 in 102 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Amherst has decreased by 2%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Amherst

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Amherst is 1 in 743
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Amherst is 1 in 118
The chance of being a victim of crime in Amherst is 1 in 102

Year Over Year Crime In Amherst (per 100,000 people)

Amherst police department

ItemAmherstWisconsinNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,355558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

Sex offenders in Wisconsin

StateTotal offendersWisconsin /100KNational /100K
Wisconsin21,768397222
There are a total of 21,768 sex offenders in Wisconsin. This yields a total of 397 sex offenders in Wisconsin per 100,000 residents which is 79% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hoxie, KS1,1801631,1551,318
Pinetops, NC1,1801861,3721,558
Coarsegold, CA1,1802111,2121,423
Pine, AZ1,18086542628
Cambridge, WI1,179100629729
Amherst, WI1,180135851985
Source: The Amherst, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.