Fresno County had 14,294 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 464.02 per 100.000 population which is by 37.21% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 1,213 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alameda and county Imperial it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Fresno is burglary - 1,469 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 1,249 and aggravated assault - 1,074 arrests.
Violent crime in Fresno 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 22.99% 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.
Most of the Fresno felonies fall to males - 92% while women have a share of 8% felony crimes.
This year misdemeanor crime rate breakdown in Fresno by race is the following: 35.9% of crimes were committed by hispanic, 30.8% by the white races, 23.6% by African Americans, 7.7% by asians, and 2.1% by Indians.