The city of Headland, with a total population of 4,777, experienced 272 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 169.56 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 46.43% difference making Headland lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 3 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Headland also handled 78 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
The city of Headland experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Headland totaled 3 violent crimes and 78 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Headland experienced 103 violent crimes. Of those, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 13 were for legacy rape, 20 were for robbery, and 68 were for aggravated assault.