Wheeler County, OR Arrest Records

Wheeler County, OR is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.49 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Lane, Washington, Multnomah, Deschutes, Polk counties in Oregon.
Wheeler County, OR property crime rate is 3.72 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 3 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 50.00% compared to 2015.

Wheeler County, OR Crime Rate

Total arrests in Wheeler County in 2016 decreased by 50% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 5 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 44.44% from 9 to 5.

5 Crimes In Wheeler County, OR in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 3
Aggravated assault 2
Larceny-theft 1
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Wheeler County decreased by 60% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Wheeler County was 68.29% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.149%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Wheeler County decreased by 44.44% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Wheeler County was 86.91% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.372%.

How Wheeler stands up against other counties

Wheeler vs. Harney

You’ll be in more safety in Wheeler compared to Harney county that had 84.31% higher crime rate compared to Wheeler county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.4881 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6857 in Harney county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1371 in Harney county.

Wheeler vs. Morrow

You’ll be in more safety in Wheeler compared to Morrow county that had 312.13% higher crime rate compared to Wheeler county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1774 in Morrow county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3548 in Morrow county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Wheeler County is 0.84% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.43 daily crimes that occur in Wheeler County.
  • Wheeler, OR is safer than Harney.
  • In Wheeler County you have a 1 in 192 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Wheeler, OR have decreased by 50%.

Wheeler Police Departments