Plumas amassed 1,247 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Plumas’s arrest rate was 2,356.79 per 100,000 residents. The county of Plumas is 218.91% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 146 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Plumas also experienced 293 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alameda and Butte, Plumas is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Plumas, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 152 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Plumas, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Plumas, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Plumas has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Plumas experienced 146 violent crimes and 293 non-violent crimes. When comparing Plumas to the national average of 739.02, Plumas is higher by 218.91% than the national average.