Rush amassed 519 arrests over the past three years. During 2011, Rush’s arrest rate was 1,438.14 per 100,000 residents. The county of Rush is 56.12% higher than the national average of 921.16 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 2 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Rush also experienced 247 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Allen and Bartholomew, Rush is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Rush, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 162 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Rush, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Rush, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Rush has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2011, Rush experienced 2 violent crimes and 247 non-violent crimes. When comparing Rush to the national average of 921.16, Rush is higher by 56.12% than the national average.