The county of Kanabec had 762 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,187.62 per 100,000 residents. This is 60.70% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 23 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Kanabec also processed 165 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Anoka and Benton, Kanabec is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Kanabec is larceny/theft totaling 93, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Kanabec County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Kanabec tallied 23 violent crimes and 165 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Kanabec is higher by 60.7% than the national average.