Winston amassed 267 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Winston’s arrest rate was 428.48 per 100,000 residents. The county of Winston is 42.02% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 19 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Winston also experienced 83 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Bibb and Calhoun, Winston is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Winston, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 47 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Winston, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Winston, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Winston has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Winston experienced 19 violent crimes and 83 non-violent crimes. When comparing Winston to the national average of 739.02, Winston is lower by 42.02% than the national average.