York amassed 1,015 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, York’s arrest rate was 142.33 per 100,000 residents. The county of York is 80.74% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 23 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of York also experienced 265 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Androscoggin and Aroostook, York is a more dangerous place to reside.
In York, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 180 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in York, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In York, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of York has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, York experienced 23 violent crimes and 265 non-violent crimes. When comparing York to the national average of 739.02, York is lower by 80.74% than the national average.