The county of Lincoln had 820 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 684.89 per 100,000 residents. This is 7.32% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 59 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lincoln also processed 268 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bossier and Caddo, Lincoln is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lincoln is larceny/theft totaling 204, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lincoln County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lincoln tallied 59 violent crimes and 268 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lincoln is lower by 7.32% than the national average.