Reported Annual Crime In West Allis

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Allis/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,249n/a (estimate)3,7462,1282,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Allis/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a3.33.25.3
Rape26n/a43.336.941.7
Robbery82n/a136.675.098.0
Assault95n/a158.2204.8248.9
Violent crime205n/a (estimate)341320383
Burglary324n/a539.6303.7430.4
Theft1,536n/a2,558.21,341.31,694.4
Vehicle theft184n/a306.4163.4237.4
Property crime2,044n/a (estimate)3,4041,8082,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in West Allis, WI is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 76% higher than the average of crimes committed in Wisconsin. It is also 36% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, West Allis, WI shows a crime rate that is 7% higher than the Wisconsin average. The crime rate is also 11% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, West Allis, WI is shown to be 88% higher than the Wisconsin average and 44% higher than the national average.
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The West Allis crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in West Allis 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 West Allis crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in West Allis is 36% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.26 daily crimes that occur in West Allis.
  • West Allis is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States.
  • In West Allis you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in West Allis has decreased by 14%.

Compare West Allis, WI Crime To Other Cities

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

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in West Allis, WI per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Wisconsin as well as national figures. In West Allis, WI the total number of daily crimes is 1.76 times more than the Wisconsin average and 1.36 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in West Allis, WI are 1.07 times more than the Wisconsin average and 1.12 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, West Allis, WI has a daily crime rate that is 1.88 times more than the Wisconsin average and 1.44 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is West Allis (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in West Allis, WI in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Wisconsin as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in West Allis, WI to other cities in the state and across the country, West Allis, WI is 8% safer than other cities of Wisconsin and 25% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Wisconsin cities and all around the United States, West Allis, WI has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing West Allis, WI crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Allis

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Allis is 1 in 293
The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Allis is 1 in 30
The chance of being a victim of crime in West Allis is 1 in 27
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in West Allis, WI? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In West Allis, WI your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 293. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 30 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in West Allis, WI is 1 in 27.

Year Over Year Crime In West Allis (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for West Allis, WI is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in West Allis, WI has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 13% in West Allis, WI, while property crimes in West Allis, WI have decreased by 14%. Crimes in total for West Allis, WI have decreased by 14% year over year.

West Allis police department

ItemWest AllisWisconsinNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1609,355558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.43.3
There are a total of 160 West Allis police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10% greater than the Wisconsin average and 19.2% 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

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
River Hills, WI1,5480377377
Merton, WI3,53561344405
Lannon, WI1,053110622732
Muskego, WI24,65024768792
Wind Lake, WI5,383127717843
New Berlin, WI39,80733823856
Mequon, WI23,66345816862
West Allis, WI60,5433413,4043,746

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West Allis, WI60,5433413,4043,746
Source: The West Allis, 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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