Scott amassed 732 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Scott’s arrest rate was 815.40 per 100,000 residents. The county of Scott is 10.34% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 25 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Scott also experienced 205 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Desoto and Harrison, Scott is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Scott, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 89 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Scott, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Scott, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Scott has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Scott experienced 25 violent crimes and 205 non-violent crimes. When comparing Scott to the national average of 739.02, Scott is higher by 10.34% than the national average.