Aleutians West County had 149 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 988.99 per 100.000 population which is by 33.82% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 15 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Anchorage and county Bethel it’s a safer place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Aleutians West is larceny/theft - 21 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 15 and burglary - 6 arrests.
Violent crime in Aleutians West County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 234.99% higher.