The county of Goodhue had 571 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 385.64 per 100,000 residents. This is 47.83% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 19 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Goodhue also processed 161 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Anoka and Clay, Goodhue is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Goodhue is larceny/theft totaling 95, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Goodhue County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Goodhue tallied 19 violent crimes and 161 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Goodhue is lower by 47.83% than the national average.