Reported Annual Crime In Capitol

StatisticReportedincidentsCapitol/100k peopleMadison/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime7,7694,090 (estimate)3,0372,1282,745
StatisticReportedincidentsCapitol/100k peopleMadison/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder11n/a4.33.25.3
Rape95n/a37.136.941.7
Robbery212n/a82.975.098.0
Assault640n/a250.1204.8248.9
Violent crime958599 (estimate)374320383
Burglary927n/a362.3303.7430.4
Theft5,452n/a2,130.91,341.31,694.4
Vehicle theft432n/a168.8163.4237.4
Property crime6,8113,491 (estimate)2,6621,8082,362
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The Capitol crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Capitol as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Capitol crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Capitol is 49% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.21 daily crimes that occur in Capitol.
  • Capitol is safer than 42% of the cities in the Wisconsin.
  • In Capitol you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Madison has decreased by 3%.

Compare Madison, WI Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Capitol (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Capitol (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Capitol

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Capitol is 1 in 167
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Capitol is 1 in 29
The chance of being a victim of crime in Capitol is 1 in 25

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

Madison police department

ItemCapitolMadisonWisconsin
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5559,355
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.32.4

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
Oregon, WI9,912134403537
Cottage Grove, WI6,72999521619
Dane, WI1,04396541636
Waunakee, WI13,092101570671
DeForest, WI9,46892631723
Windsor, WI6,658133749882
Belleville, WI2,51541861902
Madison, WI246,0343742,6623,037

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Norfolk, VA245,7245563,7494,305
Irvine, CA246,992611,3161,378
Lubbock, TX244,5076783,9614,639
Chandler, AZ242,1312592,3302,589
Laredo, TX251,6713222,4842,805
Madison, WI246,0343742,6623,037
Source: The Capitol, Madison, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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