The county of Greene had 714 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 497.78 per 100,000 residents. This is 32.64% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 33 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Greene also processed 189 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Craighead, Greene is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Greene is larceny/theft totaling 115, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Greene County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Greene tallied 33 violent crimes and 189 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Greene is lower by 32.64% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Greene are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 61-70.