Phillips amassed 24 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Phillips’s arrest rate was 186.57 per 100,000 residents. The county of Phillips is 74.75% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 0 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Phillips also experienced 8 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Elbert and Baca, Phillips is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Phillips, the most common crime is burglary which accounts for 4 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Phillips, is larceny/theft, and the third most common is murder and non negligent manslaughter.
In Phillips, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Phillips has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Phillips experienced 0 violent crimes and 8 non-violent crimes. When comparing Phillips to the national average of 739.02, Phillips is lower by 74.75% than the national average.