Butte County had 4,494 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 612.70 per 100.000 population which is by 17.09% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 161 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alameda and county Fresno it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Butte is burglary - 616 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 589 and aggravated assault - 80 arrests.
Violent crime in Butte 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 29.49% lower.
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.