Sparta has a population of 1,883. During the past three years, Sparta saw 97 arrests. For 2017, the Sparta's arrest rate totaled 191.18 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 39.6% makes Sparta lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 2 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Sparta also totaled 34 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Billings and Clever, Sparta is a more dangerous place to live.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 31-40 age group - 60.9%, the least crimes have committed people between 21-30 - 17.4%.
Overall, Sparta had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Sparta averaged 2 violent crimes and 34 non-violent crimes.
The city of Sparta experienced 28 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 3, and the aggravated assault total was 24.