Winnebago amassed 2,694 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Winnebago’s arrest rate was 306.43 per 100,000 residents. The county of Winnebago is 58.54% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 118 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Winnebago also experienced 758 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Champaign and Clinton, Winnebago is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Winnebago, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 453 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Winnebago, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Winnebago, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Winnebago has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Winnebago experienced 118 violent crimes and 758 non-violent crimes. When comparing Winnebago to the national average of 739.02, Winnebago is lower by 58.54% than the national average.