The county of Ketchikan Gateway had 983 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 4,556.50 per 100,000 residents. This is 516.56% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 34 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Ketchikan Gateway also processed 341 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Aleutians West and Bethel, Ketchikan Gateway is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Ketchikan Gateway is larceny/theft totaling 298, followed by burglary, and then rape.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Ketchikan Gateway County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Ketchikan Gateway tallied 34 violent crimes and 341 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Ketchikan Gateway is higher by 516.56% than the national average.