Faribault County had 230 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 653.03 per 100.000 population which is by 11.64% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 8 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Anoka and county Benton it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Faribault is larceny/theft - 38 arrests followed by burglary - 34 and motor vehicle theft - 11 arrests.
Violent crime in Faribault County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 42.96% lower.