The county of Howell had 950 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 972.40 per 100,000 residents. This is 31.58% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 68 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Howell also processed 323 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Andrew and Bates, Howell is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Howell is larceny/theft totaling 177, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Howell County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Howell tallied 68 violent crimes and 323 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Howell is higher by 31.58% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Howell are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.