The county of Hamilton had 182 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 409.38 per 100,000 residents. This is 44.61% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 4 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hamilton also processed 29 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bond and Boone, Hamilton is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hamilton is larceny/theft totaling 19, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hamilton County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Hamilton tallied 4 violent crimes and 29 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Hamilton is lower by 44.61% than the national average.