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De Soto County, FL Arrest Records

What are De Soto County Arrest Statistics?

De Soto County had 760 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 3,078.08 per 100.000 population which is by 316.51% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 71 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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  • 760 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 3,078.08 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 71 Violent crime arrests

De Soto County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in De Soto is larceny/theft - 83 arrests followed by burglary - 82 and aggravated assault - 56 arrests.

  • 83 Larceny/Theft
  • 82 Burglary
  • 56 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in De Soto County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased 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 782.68% higher.

De Soto County Crime Rate from 2005-2017

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