The county of Ness had 108 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,215.40 per 100,000 residents. This is 64.46% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 8 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Ness also processed 28 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Butler and Doniphan, Ness is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Ness is larceny/theft totaling 16, followed by aggravated assault, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Ness County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Ness tallied 8 violent crimes and 28 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Ness is higher by 64.46% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Ness are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 31-40.