The county of Mesa had 4,443 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,027.43 per 100,000 residents. This is 39.03% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 216 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Mesa also processed 1,326 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Adams and Arapahoe, Mesa is a more dangerous place to live.
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The most popular crime committed in Mesa is larceny/theft totaling 911, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Mesa County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Mesa tallied 216 violent crimes and 1,326 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Mesa is higher by 39.03% than the national average.