Iron County, WI Arrest Records

Iron County, WI is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.17 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.
Iron County, WI property crime rate is 14.50 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 60 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 30.43% compared to 2015.

Iron County, WI Crime Rate

Total arrests in Iron County in 2016 increased by 3.7% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 1 while non-violent crime increased by 12.16% from 74 to 83.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 60
Burglary 17
Motor vehicle theft 6
Arson 4
Murder 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Iron County decreased by 85.71% from 2015 and decreased by 66.67% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 1. In 2016 violent crime rate in Iron County was 96.28% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.017%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Iron County increased by 12.16% from 2015 and increased by 18.57% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 70 to 83. In 2016 property crime rate in Iron County was 49% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.45%.

How Iron stands up against other counties

Iron vs. Florence

You’ll be in more safety in Iron compared to Florence county that had 60.63% higher crime rate compared to Iron county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1221 in Florence county.
Burglary rates of 2.9689 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.0592 in Florence county.

Names with the most arrests in Iron

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Iron, Wisconsin, the most crimes, that's 32.79% 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 Iron County is 0.56% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.02 daily crimes that occur in Iron County.
  • In Iron County you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Iron, WI have increased by 3.7%.

Names in Iron County