Reported Annual Crime In Waupun

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaupun/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime156n/a (estimate)1,3702,2802,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaupun/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.24.9
Rape11n/a96.630.838.6
Robbery0n/a0.090.7101.9
Assault23n/a202.0180.1237.8
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)299306373
Burglary23n/a202.0338.8491.4
Theft97n/a852.01,444.81,775.4
Vehicle theft2n/a17.6190.3220.2
Property crime122n/a (estimate)1,0721,9742,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Waupun, WI for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Waupun, WI is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Waupun, WI crime rates are 40% lower than in comparison to the Wisconsin mean and are 52% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Waupun, WI has a rate that is 2% lower than the Wisconsin average; compared to the United States, it is 20% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Waupun, WI is 46% lower than its state's mean, and 57% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Waupun is 52% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.75 daily crimes that occur in Waupun.
  • Waupun is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Waupun you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Waupun has increased by 19%.

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Daily Crime In Waupun (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Waupun, WI on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Wisconsin. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Waupun, WI (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Wisconsin state wide, are 1.66 times less than the state average and 2.09 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Waupun, WI on a daily bases are 1.02 times less than than Wisconsin average and 1.25 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Waupun, WI are 1.84 times less than the daily state average and 2.32 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Waupun (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Waupun, WI area in comparison to other Wisconsin communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Waupun, WI being safer than 22% of cities in Wisconsin and 48% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Wisconsin cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Waupun, WI. In conclusion, Waupun, WI now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waupun

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waupun is 1 in 335
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waupun is 1 in 94
The chance of being a victim of crime in Waupun is 1 in 73
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Waupun, WI? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Waupun, WI, you have a 1 in 335 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 94. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Waupun, WI is 1 in 73.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Waupun, WI is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Waupun, WI has increased by 127%, while the property crime rate in Waupun, WI has increased by 6% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Waupun, WI has increased by 19% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Waupun police department

ItemWaupunWisconsinNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)189,355556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.62.43.3
There are a total of 18 Waupun police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.8% less than the Wisconsin average and 51.6% less than the National average.

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

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Rosendale, WI860000
Brandon, WI92008282
Brownsville, WI6480342342
Horicon, WI3,65854701755
Fox Lake, WI1,5440813813
Waupun, WI11,3362991,0721,370

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Source: The Waupun, 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.