The county of Liberty had 144 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 987.56 per 100,000 residents. This is 33.63% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 12 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Liberty also processed 69 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Alachua and Brevard, Liberty is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Liberty is larceny/theft totaling 41, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Liberty County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Liberty tallied 12 violent crimes and 69 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Liberty is higher by 33.63% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Liberty are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 61-70.