Wheeling has a population of 38,419. During the past three years, Wheeling saw 1,302 arrests. For 2017, the Wheeling's arrest rate totaled 97.61 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 69.16% makes Wheeling lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 38 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Wheeling also totaled 337 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Arlington Heights and Glencoe, Wheeling is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Wheeling had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Wheeling averaged 38 violent crimes and 337 non-violent crimes.
The city of Wheeling experienced 348 violent crimes during 2010-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 44 was for legacy rape and 7 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 58, and the aggravated assault total was 237.
It is situated in Cook county, Illinois with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Wheeling PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0169B00, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.