Alpine County had 126 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 3,921.57 per 100.000 population which is by 430.65% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 13 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alameda and county Butte it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Alpine is larceny/theft - 21 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 13 and burglary - 8 arrests.
Violent crime in Alpine County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not 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 1,106.02% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.