Cheyenne County had 17 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 324.68 per 100.000 population which is by 56.07% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 2 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Boulder and county Elbert it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Cheyenne is aggravated assault - 2 arrests followed by burglary - 2 and larceny/theft - 1 arrests.
Violent crime in Cheyenne County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased 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 7.53% higher.