Florence County, WI Arrest Records

Florence County, WI is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.12 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Polk, Waupaca, Waukesha, Brown, Dane counties in Wisconsin.
Florence County, WI property crime rate is 22.44 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 72 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 26.32% compared to 2015.

Florence County, WI Crime Rate

Total arrests in Florence County in 2016 increased by 28.05% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 4 to 5 while non-violent crime increased by 28.21% from 78 to 100.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 72
Burglary 27
Aggravated assault 5
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Florence County increased by 25% from 2015 and decreased by 28.57% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Florence County was 76.09% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.112%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Florence County increased by 28.21% from 2015 and increased by 13.64% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 88 to 100. In 2016 property crime rate in Florence County was 21.05% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 2.244%.

How Florence stands up against other counties

Florence vs. Iron

You’ll be in more risk in Florence compared to Iron county that had 37.74% lower crime rate compared to Florence county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.1221 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Iron county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.2244 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.0479 in Iron county.

Names with the most arrests in Florence

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Florence, Wisconsin, the most crimes, that's 32.09% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Florence County is 0.29% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.46 daily crimes that occur in Florence County.
  • In Florence County you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Florence, WI have increased by 28.05%.

Florence Police Departments

Names in Florence County