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The violent crime rate in Wisconsin in 2012 was 281 per 1,000 residents, according to the FBI. Nonviolent property crimes accounted for 7,487 arrests, including 32,264 thefts, 3,163 burglaries and 1,508 reports of buying, selling or receiving stolen property. In a place where there are 5,742,713 residents, are you more likely to be arrested for DUI or prostitution? A lot depends on your line of work, but there were 24,330 DUI arrests and 662 prostitution arrests in Wisconsin in 2014, along with 1,609 for vagrancy and 2,814 for loitering (the latter two are not considered crimes in some states). Wisconsin logged 171 arrests for murder and non-negligent manslaughter while three large states: California and Texas log more than 1,000 arrests for those crimes each year while the state with the highest murder and non-negligent manslaughter rate per 1,000 residents is Louisiana, with 10.8 and similar is the District of Columbia with 13.9 per 1,000 residents. States with the lowest violent crime rates are small, like South Dakota, Wyoming, Maine, Hawaii and Vermont, each with fewer than 24 such arrests in 2012.