Rusk County, WI Arrest Records

Rusk County, WI is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.63 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Waukesha, Brown, Dane, Kenosha, Jefferson counties in Wisconsin.
Rusk County, WI property crime rate is 5.03 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 38 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 43.28% compared to 2015.

Rusk County, WI Crime Rate

Total arrests in Rusk County in 2016 decreased by 42.33% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 15 to 23 while non-violent crime decreased by 52.03% from 148 to 71.

5 Crimes In Rusk County, WI in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 38
Burglary 30
Aggravated assault 20
Motor vehicle theft 3
Revised rape 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Rusk County increased by 53.33% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 23 to 23. In 2016 violent crime rate in Rusk County was 65.31% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.163%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Rusk County decreased by 52.03% from 2015 and decreased by 36.61% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 112 to 71. In 2016 property crime rate in Rusk County was 82.32% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.503%.

How Rusk stands up against other counties

Rusk vs. Price

You’ll be in more safety in Rusk compared to Price county that had 13.41% higher crime rate compared to Rusk county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1416 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Price county.
Burglary rates of 2.1236 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.5893 in Price county.

Rusk vs. Bayfield

You’ll be in more safety in Rusk compared to Bayfield county that had 50.38% higher crime rate compared to Rusk county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0708 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0672 in Bayfield county.
Larceny rates of 2.6899 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 4.2307 in Bayfield county.

Names with the most arrests in Rusk

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Rusk, Wisconsin, the most crimes, that's 39.54% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 41-50. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rusk County is 0.8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.82 daily crimes that occur in Rusk County.
  • Rusk, WI is safer than Price.
  • In Rusk County you have a 1 in 150 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Rusk, WI have decreased by 42.33%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Rusk, WI

  • Aliases: CASSANDRA S MONTONYA; CASSIE MONTONYA
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  • Arrest Date: 06-22-2017 12:00:00
  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 163
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Wisconsin
  • Address: SHELDON, WI, 54766, County of RUSK
  • State: Wisconsin
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  • Summary: On June 22, 2017, Cassandra S Montonya, 22, was arrested by police near Rusk, Wisconsin. She is 5' 9" tall, weighs 163 and has blue eyes. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Montonya’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rusk County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: AMY L LEW; AMY LEW
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  • Arrest Date: 11-09-2018 12:00:00
  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 145
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Wisconsin
  • Address: LADYSMITH, WI, 54848, County of RUSK
  • State: Wisconsin
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  • Summary: 22-year-old Amy L Lew, arrested November 09, 2018 in Rusk, Wisconsin. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Lew’s status may be obtained from the following: Rusk County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: MARLENA F OKSA
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  • Arrest Date: 03-19-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Wisconsin
  • Address: GLEN FLORA, WI, 54526, County of RUSK
  • State: Wisconsin
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  • Summary: On March 19, 2019, Marlena F Oksa, 24, was arrested by police near Rusk, Wisconsin. She is 5' 3" tall, weighs 220 and has green eyes. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Oksa’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rusk County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: JAVIER G COLON; JAVIER COLON
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  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Wisconsin
  • Address: LADYSMITH, WI, 54848, County of RUSK
  • State: Wisconsin
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Rusk, Wisconsin arrested Javier G Colon. Colon is 22 years old, weighs 185 with brown hair and brown eyes.  All criminal suspects including Javier G Colon are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Rusk County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JOHNNY J HOLM
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  • Age: 71
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 155
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Wisconsin
  • Address: SHELDON, WI, 54766, County of RUSK
  • State: Wisconsin
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  • Summary: Johnny J Holm was arrested in Rusk, Wisconsin . He is 71 years old, 5' 7" tall, with gray hair, hazel eyes and weighs 155 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Holm is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Rusk County Law Enforcement.