Adams County had 113 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,333.33 per 100.000 population which is by 80.42% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 13 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Ada and county Bannock it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Adams is larceny/theft - 29 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 13 and motor vehicle theft - 6 arrests.
Violent crime in Adams 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 231.19% higher.