The county of Lake had 661 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 2,087.68 per 100,000 residents. This is 182.49% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 33 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lake also processed 207 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Barry and Bay, Lake is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lake is larceny/theft totaling 120, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lake County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lake tallied 33 violent crimes and 207 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lake is higher by 182.49% than the national average.