The county of Knox had 232 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 121.87 per 100,000 residents. This is 83.51% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 9 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Knox also processed 37 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Allen and Brown, Knox is a safer place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Knox is larceny/theft totaling 22, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Knox County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Knox tallied 9 violent crimes and 37 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Knox is lower by 83.51% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Knox are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.