Brookfield, WI Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
722
Total Crimes
1,857.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.02%
Below National Average
264 out of 336
In Wisconsin
5,800 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Brookfield, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Brookfield is 1,857.0 per 100,000 people. That's -25.02% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 5.24% higher than the Wisconsin total crime rate of 1,764.6 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Brookfield SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

How Does Brookfield Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Brookfield
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 722 1,857.0 1,764.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 14 36.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 28.3 200.0 250.2
Violent Crime 31 79.7 293.2 366.7
Burglary 72 185.2 217.6 340.5
Larceny 604 1,553.5 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 15 38.6 126.8 219.9
Property Crime 691 1,777.3 1,471.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Brookfield

31.0
Violent Crimes
79.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-78.26%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,254.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Brookfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 341.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Brookfield is 79.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -78.26% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -72.80% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 293.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Brookfield

691.0
Property Crimes
1,777.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-15.76%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 56.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Brookfield each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Brookfield is 1,777.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -15.76% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 20.79% higher than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,471.4 per 100,000 people.

Brookfield Crime Compared To Wisconsin Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Wisconsin.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Brookfield

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
West Allis, WI 59,302 1,897 3,198.9 2,843.1 355.8
Wauwatosa, WI 48,562 1,388 2,858.2 2,740.8 117.4
New Berlin, WI 39,752 472 1,187.4 1,137.0 50.3
Menomonee Falls, WI 37,936 359 946.3 872.5 73.8
Mequon, WI 24,548 190 774.0 717.0 57.0
Oconomowoc, WI 16,980 138 812.7 736.2 76.6
Whitefish Bay, WI 13,816 148 1,071.2 1,049.5 21.7
Cedarburg, WI 11,548 91 788.0 770.7 17.3
Hartland, WI 9,366 55 587.2 491.1 96.1
Fox Point, WI 6,599 64 969.8 924.4 45.5
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