Columbia County had 204 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 263.59 per 100.000 population which is by 64.33% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 12 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Benton and county Cleveland it’s a safer place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Columbia is larceny/theft - 25 arrests followed by burglary - 17 and aggravated assault - 12 arrests.
Violent crime in Columbia County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with 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 50.12% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 51-60 years old.