The city of Lexington, with a total population of 852, experienced 40 arrests over the past three years. During 2010, the arrest rate totaled 105.63 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 72.03% difference making Lexington lower than the national average of 377.65 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 0 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Lexington also handled 9 arrests for property crimes during 2010. Compared to Anderson and Killen, Lexington is a safer place to live.
The city of Lexington experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2010, Lexington totaled 0 violent crimes and 9 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2010, Lexington experienced 4 violent crimes.