The county of Lake had 125 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 840.12 per 100,000 residents. This is 13.68% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 8 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lake also processed 56 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Adams and Arapahoe, Lake is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lake is larceny/theft totaling 34, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lake County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lake tallied 8 violent crimes and 56 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lake is higher by 13.68% than the national average.