Brown Deer, WI
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With a crime rate of 51 per one thousand residents, Brown Deer has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 19. Within Wisconsin, more than 98% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Brown Deer.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a village's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 12,102, Brown Deer has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Brown Deer does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Brown Deer.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Brown Deer does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Brown Deer.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Brown Deer occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Brown Deer; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 504. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Brown Deer is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Brown Deer, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 20, which is a rate of 49 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Brown Deer has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Brown Deer is one in 205.

Brown Deer Crime Data

 
Crime Index

6

(100 is safest)


Safer than 6% of U.S. Cities

Brown Deer Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

597

621

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.98

49.33

51.31

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brown Deer 1.98
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 504

in Brown Deer

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Brown Deer VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,102
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 7 12
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.41 0.58 0.99
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Brown Deer 49.33
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 20

in Brown Deer

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Brown Deer Property CRIMES
Population: 12,102
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 51 487 59
Rate per 1,000 4.21 40.24 4.88
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Brown Deer Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Brown Deer 141
Wisconsin 21

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