The city of Goodwater, with a total population of 1,318, experienced 124 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, the arrest rate totaled 197.27 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 39.77% difference making Goodwater lower than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 6 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Goodwater also handled 20 arrests for property crimes during 2016.
The city of Goodwater experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Goodwater totaled 6 violent crimes and 20 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2016, Goodwater experienced 27 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 3 were for legacy rape, 6 were for robbery, and 17 were for aggravated assault.