The county of Lauderdale had 670 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 218.81 per 100,000 residents. This is 70.39% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 37 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lauderdale also processed 165 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Calhoun and Covington, Lauderdale is a more dangerous place to live.
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The most popular crime committed in Lauderdale is larceny/theft totaling 87, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lauderdale County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lauderdale tallied 37 violent crimes and 165 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lauderdale is lower by 70.39% than the national average.