The county of Johnson had 892 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 62.11 per 100,000 residents. This is 91.6% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 46 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Johnson also processed 317 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Butler and Doniphan, Johnson is a safer place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Johnson is larceny/theft totaling 209, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Johnson County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Johnson tallied 46 violent crimes and 317 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Johnson is lower by 91.6% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Johnson are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 10-20.