The city of Madison, with a total population of 48,777, experienced 3,359 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 227.16 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 28.24% difference making Madison lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 177 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Madison also handled 931 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
The city of Madison experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Madison totaled 177 violent crimes and 931 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Madison experienced 1,248 violent crimes. Of those, 12 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 122 were for legacy rape, 239 were for robbery, and 875 were for aggravated assault.