Gibson County had 477 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 483.64 per 100.000 population which is by 34.57% lower than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 12 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Allen and county Delaware it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Gibson is larceny/theft - 102 arrests followed by motor vehicle theft - 25 and burglary - 24 arrests.
Violent crime in Gibson 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 - 99.56 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 64.24% lower.