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Okeechobee County, FL Arrest Records

What are Okeechobee County Arrest Statistics?

Okeechobee amassed 3,218 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Okeechobee’s arrest rate was 2,678.97 per 100,000 residents. The county of Okeechobee is 262.50% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 132 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Okeechobee also experienced 948 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alachua and Baker, Okeechobee is a more dangerous place to reside.

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  • 3,218 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 2,678.97 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 132 Violent crime arrests

Okeechobee County Recent Arrest Trends

In Okeechobee, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 678 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Okeechobee, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 678 Larceny/Theft
  • 209 Burglary
  • 90 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Okeechobee, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Okeechobee has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Okeechobee experienced 132 violent crimes and 948 non-violent crimes. When comparing Okeechobee to the national average of 739.02, Okeechobee is higher by 262.5% than the national average.

Okeechobee County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Okeechobee County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most crimes committed in Okeechobee are perpetrated by people between the ages of 31-40. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 61-70.

Okeechobee County Crime Rate by Age Groups

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