The county of Madison had 7,470 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 687.46 per 100,000 residents. This is 6.98% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 380 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Madison also processed 2,074 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Baldwin and Bibb, Madison is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Madison is larceny/theft totaling 1,299, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Madison County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Madison tallied 380 violent crimes and 2,074 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Madison is lower by 6.98% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Madison are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.
Misdemeanors crime rates by race for Madison are as follows: 40.5% of the crimes were committed by African Americans, 38.2% by White, and the remaining crimes 21.4% were committed by Hispanic people.