Dixie County had 1,093 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 2,024.54 per 100.000 population which is by 173.95% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 84 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alachua and county Baker it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Dixie is larceny/theft - 116 arrests followed by burglary - 107 and aggravated assault - 77 arrests.
Violent crime in Dixie 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 412.03% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 31-40 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.