The county of Hendry had 2,817 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 2,351.74 per 100,000 residents. This is 218.22% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 134 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hendry also processed 790 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Alachua and Baker, Hendry is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hendry is larceny/theft totaling 392, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hendry County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hendry tallied 134 violent crimes and 790 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hendry is higher by 218.22% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Hendry are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.