The county of Jackson had 331 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 835.15 per 100,000 residents. This is 13.01% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 21 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Jackson also processed 90 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Butler and Doniphan, Jackson is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Jackson is larceny/theft totaling 62, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Jackson County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Jackson tallied 21 violent crimes and 90 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Jackson is higher by 13.01% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Jackson are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 51-60.