Boone County had 470 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2012 the arrest rate was 216.69 per 100.000 population which is by 76.23% lower than the National average of 911.80 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2012 arrests 1 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Knox and county Wayne it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Boone is larceny/theft - 80 arrests followed by burglary - 47 and aggravated assault - 1 arrests.
Violent crime in Boone County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.60 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 98.32% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.