The city of Greenville, with a total population of 7,724, experienced 1,256 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 570.95 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 80.37% difference making Greenville higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 78 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Greenville also handled 363 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
The city of Greenville experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Greenville totaled 78 violent crimes and 363 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Greenville experienced 506 violent crimes. Of those, 13 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 18 were for legacy rape, 73 were for robbery, and 402 were for aggravated assault.