The county of Hendricks had 2,774 arrests during the past three years. For 2014, the arrest rate was 640.14 per 100,000 residents. This is 17.31% lower than the national average of 774.16 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 148 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hendricks also processed 851 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Allen and Delaware, Hendricks is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hendricks is larceny/theft totaling 598, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hendricks County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2014, Hendricks tallied 148 violent crimes and 851 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 774.16, Hendricks is lower by 17.31% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Hendricks are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.