Choctaw County had 124 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 261.68 per 100.000 population which is by 64.59% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 13 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Calhoun and county Lauderdale it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Choctaw is larceny/theft - 13 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 12 and burglary - 4 arrests.
Violent crime in Choctaw County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 0.59% lower.