New Berlin, WI
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New Berlin, WI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in New Berlin is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 64% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in New Berlin is one in 92. Compared to communities within Wisconsin, New Berlin‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 47% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that New Berlin is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, New Berlin has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, New Berlin is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how New Berlin 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 New Berlin.

For New Berlin, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in New Berlin than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3317, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in New Berlin; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

New Berlin Crime Data

 

Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

New Berlin Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

420

432

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.30

10.55

10.85

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Berlin 0.30
Wisconsin 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,317

in New Berlin

1 in 327

in Wisconsin

New Berlin VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,803
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 4 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.10 0.10

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Berlin 10.55
Wisconsin 19.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 95

in New Berlin

1 in 52

in Wisconsin

New Berlin Property CRIMES

Population: 39,803
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 55 356 9
Rate per 1,000 1.38 8.94 0.23

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

New Berlin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
New Berlin 12
Wisconsin 21