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Crime is something that occurs infrequently in the city of Eau Claire.  The Eau Claire Police Department can always be seen patrolling the area to make sure that residents are safe and secure. Eau Claire ranks very low on the personal crime incidents.

Eau Claire Residents Rate Public Safety Through the National Citizen Survey 2012

About the National Citizen Survey: The National Citizen Survey™ (The NCS) is a collaborative effort between National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) and the International City/County Management Association (ICMA). The NCS was developed to provide a statistically valid survey of resident opinions about community and services provided by local government.

Click here to view results on Public Safety in Eau Claire!

11th Lowest Crime Rate in the Nation

In the 2012 Metropolitan Crime Rate Rankings published by CQ Press, the Eau Claire, WI MSA ranked 11th out of 358 U.S. metropolitan areas for its low crime rates. Read the full report here.