Sheridan amassed 28 arrests over the past three years. During 2010, Sheridan’s arrest rate was 1,022.30 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sheridan is 6.10% higher than the national average of 963.54 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 0 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sheridan also experienced 11 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Butler and Doniphan, Sheridan is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Sheridan, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 10 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sheridan, is motor vehicle theft, and the third most common is murder and non negligent manslaughter.
In Sheridan, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sheridan has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2010, Sheridan experienced 0 violent crimes and 11 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sheridan to the national average of 963.54, Sheridan is higher by 6.1% than the national average.