The county of Kosciusko had 1,699 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 706.77 per 100,000 residents. This is 4.38% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 62 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Kosciusko also processed 497 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Allen and Clark, Kosciusko is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Kosciusko is larceny/theft totaling 315, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Kosciusko County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Kosciusko tallied 62 violent crimes and 497 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Kosciusko is lower by 4.38% than the national average.