The county of Isanti had 996 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 796.93 per 100,000 residents. This is 7.84% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 17 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Isanti also processed 294 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Anoka and Benton, Isanti is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Isanti is larceny/theft totaling 182, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Isanti County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Isanti tallied 17 violent crimes and 294 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Isanti is higher by 7.84% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Isanti are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.