The county of Mason had 268 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 577.48 per 100,000 residents. This is 21.86% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 13 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Mason also processed 65 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bond and Boone, Mason is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Mason is larceny/theft totaling 42, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Mason County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Mason tallied 13 violent crimes and 65 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Mason is lower by 21.86% than the national average.