Baker County had 1,351 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,499.80 per 100.000 population which is by 102.94% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 88 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alachua and county Brevard it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Baker is larceny/theft - 208 arrests followed by burglary - 101 and aggravated assault - 76 arrests.
Violent crime in Baker County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased but not 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 212.97% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 10-20 years old.