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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 30%
Property crime 77%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSpencer/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime14n/a (estimate)7431,7652,489
Murder0n/a0.03.05.0
Rape5n/a265.538.842.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.481.6
Assault0n/a0.0200.0250.2
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)266293379
Burglary4n/a212.4217.6340.5
Theft5n/a265.51,127.01,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0126.8219.9
Property crime9n/a (estimate)4781,4712,110

Key findings

  • Spencer crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Spencer are 30% lower than the national average
  • In Spencer you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Spencer is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Spencer has increased by 103%

Spencer crime map

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      Daily Crime In Spencer (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Spencer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Spencer is 1 in 377
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Spencer is 1 in 210
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Spencer is 1 in 135

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

      Spencer police department

      ItemSpencerWisconsinNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)39,355558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Wisconsin

      StateTotal offendersWisconsin /100KNational /100K
      Wisconsin24,983456266
      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
      Colby, WI1,96448602650
      Stratford, WI1,748125628753
      Loyal, WI1,273139698837
      Abbotsford, WI2,166139700840
      Greenwood, WI1,060141707847
      Neillsville, WI2,254421,1311,173
      Hewitt, WI7922351,1781,413
      Spencer, WI2,019266478743

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Amboy, WA2,0191331,2101,343
      Parkersburg, IA2,019110716826
      Seneca, KS2,0193401,3611,701
      Stewart Manor, NY2,01856215272
      Yale, MI2,0204801,1731,653
      Spencer, WI2,019266478743
      Source: The Spencer, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.