The county of Hale had 340 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 374.53 per 100,000 residents. This is 49.32% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 17 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hale also processed 39 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bibb and Calhoun, Hale is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hale is larceny/theft totaling 21, followed by aggravated assault, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hale County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hale tallied 17 violent crimes and 39 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hale is lower by 49.32% than the national average.