Total crime 271%
Violent crime 989%
Property crime 142%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsPark West/100k peopleMilwaukee/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime22,9719,229 (estimate)3,8871,7652,489
Violent crime7,8744,130 (estimate)1,332293379
Vehicle theft3,450n/a583.8126.8219.9
Property crime15,0975,099 (estimate)2,5551,4712,110

Key findings

  • Park West crime rates are 271% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Park West are 989% higher than the national average
  • In Park West you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Park West is safer than 6% of the cities in Wisconsin
  • Year over year crime in Milwaukee has decreased by 11%

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      Daily Crime In Park West (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Park West

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Park West is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Park West is 1 in 20
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Park West is 1 in 11

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

      Milwaukee police department

      ItemPark WestMilwaukeeWisconsin
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,5779,355
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.32.4

      Sex offenders in Wisconsin

      StateTotal offendersWisconsin /100KNational /100K
      There are a total of 24,983 sex offenders in Wisconsin. This yields a total of 456 sex offenders in Wisconsin per 100,000 residents which is 71% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Muskego, WI24,65020337357
      Bayside, WI4,42869392461
      River Hills, WI1,54863507570
      Lannon, WI1,053101506607
      Richfield, WI11,483112560672
      Thiensville, WI3,1840733733
      Mequon, WI23,66357717774
      Milwaukee, WI598,6721,3322,5553,887

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578
      Las Vegas, NV613,2955312,7723,303
      Oklahoma City, OK620,0157224,0924,814
      Portland, OR620,5895455,2035,748
      Baltimore, MD621,0001,8594,3116,170
      Milwaukee, WI598,6721,3322,5553,887
      Source: The Park West, Milwaukee, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.