Pipestone amassed 258 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Pipestone’s arrest rate was 771.57 per 100,000 residents. The county of Pipestone is 4.40% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 1 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Pipestone also experienced 70 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Anoka and Benton, Pipestone is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Pipestone, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 54 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Pipestone, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Pipestone, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Pipestone has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Pipestone experienced 1 violent crimes and 70 non-violent crimes. When comparing Pipestone to the national average of 739.02, Pipestone is higher by 4.4% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Pipestone are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.