Franklin County had 587 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 817.68 per 100.000 population which is by 10.64% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 48 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Butler and county Doniphan it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Franklin is larceny/theft - 87 arrests followed by burglary - 56 and aggravated assault - 44 arrests.
Violent crime in Franklin County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 86.59% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 10-20 years old.
Most of the Franklin felonies fall to males - 100% while women have a share of 0% felony crimes.