Vanderburgh amassed 2,238 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Vanderburgh’s arrest rate was 427.58 per 100,000 residents. The county of Vanderburgh is 42.14% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 89 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Vanderburgh also experienced 688 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Allen and Delaware, Vanderburgh is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Vanderburgh, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 524 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Vanderburgh, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Vanderburgh, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Vanderburgh has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Vanderburgh experienced 89 violent crimes and 688 non-violent crimes. When comparing Vanderburgh to the national average of 739.02, Vanderburgh is lower by 42.14% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Vanderburgh are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 81-90.