The county of Lee had 248 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 741.14 per 100,000 residents. This is 0.29% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 1 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lee also processed 68 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Craighead, Lee is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lee is larceny/theft totaling 42, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lee County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lee tallied 1 violent crimes and 68 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lee is higher by 0.29% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Lee are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 31-40.