The county of Montgomery had 1,188 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 222.67 per 100,000 residents. This is 69.87% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 115 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Montgomery also processed 389 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Calhoun and Lauderdale, Montgomery is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Montgomery is larceny/theft totaling 222, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Montgomery County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Montgomery tallied 115 violent crimes and 389 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Montgomery is lower by 69.87% than the national average.