The county of Macon had 520 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 922.85 per 100,000 residents. This is 24.87% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 23 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Macon also processed 152 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Autauga and Baldwin, Macon is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Macon is burglary totaling 70, followed by larceny/theft, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Macon County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Macon tallied 23 violent crimes and 152 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Macon is higher by 24.87% than the national average.