The county of Nevada had 161 arrests during the past three years. For 2015, the arrest rate was 830.12 per 100,000 residents. This is 12.52% higher than the national average of 737.78 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 11 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Nevada also processed 60 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Cleveland, Nevada is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Nevada is burglary totaling 38, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Nevada County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2015, Nevada tallied 11 violent crimes and 60 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 737.78, Nevada is higher by 12.52% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Nevada are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 41-50.