The county of Morgan had 952 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 2,956.02 per 100,000 residents. This is 299.99% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 7 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Morgan also processed 280 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Allen and Bartholomew, Morgan is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Morgan is larceny/theft totaling 236, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Morgan County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Morgan tallied 7 violent crimes and 280 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Morgan is higher by 299.99% than the national average.