The city of Jacksonville, with a total population of 12,573, experienced 1,771 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 478.80 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 51.26% difference making Jacksonville higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 113 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jacksonville also handled 489 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Ohatchee and Piedmont, Jacksonville is a more dangerous place to live.
The city of Jacksonville experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jacksonville totaled 113 violent crimes and 489 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jacksonville experienced 580 violent crimes. Of those, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 34 were for legacy rape, 131 were for robbery, and 411 were for aggravated assault.