Franklin County had 351 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,201.58 per 100.000 population which is by 62.59% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 22 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 Franklin is larceny/theft - 78 arrests followed by burglary - 37 and aggravated assault - 18 arrests.
Violent crime in Franklin County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased 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 83.67% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 31-40 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 41-50 years old.