Wheaton has a population of 53,444. During the past three years, Wheaton saw 1,306 arrests. For 2017, the Wheaton's arrest rate totaled 99.36 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 68.61% makes Wheaton 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 Wheaton also totaled 493 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bartlett and Clarendon Hills, Wheaton is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Wheaton had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Wheaton averaged 38 violent crimes and 493 non-violent crimes.
The city of Wheaton experienced 212 violent crimes during 2010-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 33 was for legacy rape and 4 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 56, and the aggravated assault total was 117.
It is situated in Dupage county, Illinois with a total number of 79 employees - 12 female, 52 male officers and 15 civilians. Wheaton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0222100, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.