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.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Harney county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.7440 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.0741 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.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Morrow county.
Larceny rates of 0.7440 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 12.5067 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