The county of Limestone had 2,735 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,260.34 per 100,000 residents. This is 70.54% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 154 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Limestone also processed 1,015 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Autauga and Baldwin, Limestone is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Limestone is larceny/theft totaling 649, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Limestone County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Limestone tallied 154 violent crimes and 1,015 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Limestone is higher by 70.54% than the national average.