The county of Menard had 112 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 279.64 per 100,000 residents. This is 62.16% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 7 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Menard also processed 28 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Champaign and Clinton, Menard is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Menard is larceny/theft totaling 19, followed by burglary, and then rape.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Menard County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Menard tallied 7 violent crimes and 28 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Menard is lower by 62.16% than the national average.