Oceana amassed 806 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Oceana’s arrest rate was 987.44 per 100,000 residents. The county of Oceana is 33.61% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 28 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Oceana also experienced 229 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Barry and Bay, Oceana is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Oceana, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 174 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Oceana, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Oceana, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Oceana has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Oceana experienced 28 violent crimes and 229 non-violent crimes. When comparing Oceana to the national average of 739.02, Oceana is higher by 33.61% than the national average.