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Bay County, FL Arrest Records

What are Bay County Arrest Statistics?

Bay County had 8,405 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,507.28 per 100.000 population which is by 103.96% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 357 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alachua and county Baker it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 8,405 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,507.28 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 357 Violent crime arrests

Bay County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Bay is larceny/theft - 1,724 arrests followed by burglary - 492 and aggravated assault - 277 arrests.

  • 1,724 Larceny/Theft
  • 492 Burglary
  • 277 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Bay County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with 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 92.80% higher.

Bay County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Bay County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 31-40 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 61-70 years old.

Bay County Crime Rate by Age Groups

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