Reported Annual Crime In Benton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,000 (estimate)2,2802,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBenton/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.24.9
Rapen/an/an/a30.838.6
Robberyn/an/an/a90.7101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a180.1237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)403 (estimate)306373
Burglaryn/an/an/a338.8491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,444.81,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a190.3220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,597 (estimate)1,9742,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Benton is 5% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.22 daily crimes that occur in Benton.
  • Benton is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Benton you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Benton has increased by 14%.

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Daily Crime In Benton (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Benton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Benton is 1 in 249
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Benton is 1 in 39
The chance of being a victim of crime in Benton is 1 in 34

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

Benton police department

ItemBentonWisconsinNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,355556,527
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
The Galena Territory, IL1,11654279333
Hazel Green, WI1,17381485565
Cuba City, WI1,899123795918
Dickeyville, WI1,024123796919
Shullsburg, WI1,1511429161,058
Benton, WI9274032,5973,000

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Henderson, NE9273122,5452,857
Pringle, PA92704,5694,569
Anita, IA9273752,6863,061
Kersey, PA9273972,2832,680
Grass Valley, NV9278313,1854,016
Benton, WI9274032,5973,000
Source: The Benton, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.