Wheeler amassed 7 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Wheeler’s arrest rate was 257.73 per 100,000 residents. The county of Wheeler is 65.13% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 0 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Wheeler also experienced 2 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Merrick and Boone, Wheeler is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Wheeler, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 2 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Wheeler, is murder and non negligent manslaughter, and the third most common is rape.
In Wheeler, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Wheeler has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Wheeler experienced 0 violent crimes and 2 non-violent crimes. When comparing Wheeler to the national average of 739.02, Wheeler is lower by 65.13% than the national average.