Sullivan amassed 561 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Sullivan’s arrest rate was 865.30 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sullivan is 17.07% higher than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 6 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sullivan also experienced 174 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Allen and Clark, Sullivan is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Sullivan, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 105 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sullivan, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Sullivan, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sullivan has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Sullivan experienced 6 violent crimes and 174 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sullivan to the national average of 739.12, Sullivan is higher by 17.07% than the national average.