Washington amassed 256 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Washington’s arrest rate was 2,200.49 per 100,000 residents. The county of Washington is 197.76% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 9 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Washington also experienced 99 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Adams and Arapahoe, Washington is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Washington, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 84 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Washington, is motor vehicle theft, and the third most common is burglary.
In Washington, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Washington has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Washington experienced 9 violent crimes and 99 non-violent crimes. When comparing Washington to the national average of 739.02, Washington is higher by 197.76% than the national average.