Clinton County had 395 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 548.28 per 100.000 population which is by 25.81% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 18 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Andrew and county Boone it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Clinton is larceny/theft - 44 arrests followed by burglary - 38 and motor vehicle theft - 13 arrests.
Violent crime in Clinton County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 13.23% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 61-70 years old.