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Criminal statistics for the state of Wisconsin

Total Crime - In 2006, Wisconsin had a Total Crime Index of 3101.8 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 6.5% from the previous year, 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 3.4% since 2000 and down even more in 1980, down 35.4%. Wisconsin's Total Crime Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Wisconsin had a Violent Crime Index of 284 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 17.4% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up a 25 year high of 55.5% in 1980. Wisconsin's Violent Crime Index has significantly rising in the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Wisconsin's 2006 Property Crime Index was 2817.8 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was up 5.5% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 2.2% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 39%. Wisconsin's Property Crime Index has been declining during the past twenty five years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Wisconsin Murder Rate was 3 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 19% from the previous year in 2005. The Murder Rate was up 20% since 1984, but down 37.5% since 1991. Wisconsin's Murder Rate has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Wisconsin's Forcible Rape Index was 20.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 0.5% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 42.6% since 1982, but down 22.5% since 1992. Wisconsin's Forcible Rape Index has been steadily increasing during the past twenty five years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Wisconsin was 100.2 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 21.6% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 50.9% since 1984, but down 16.4% since 1992. Wisconsin's Robbery Index has significantly increased in the past 25 years.
Aggravated Assault - Wisconsin's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 160.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 18.7% from the previous year, 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 70.6% since 1980, but down 0.9% since 1986. Wisconsin's Aggravated Assault Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Wisconsin had a Burglary Index of 485.8 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 9.8% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 3.4% since 2000, but down 55% since 1980. Wisconsin's Burglary Index has significantly been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Wisconsin was 2079.5 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 4.2% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 36.9%. Wisconsin's Larceny Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Wisconsin was 226.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 24% since 1982, but down 48.1% since 1991. Wisconsin's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.