The county of Jackson had 1,677 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 67.65 per 100,000 residents. This is 90.85% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 85 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Jackson also processed 383 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Andrew and Bates, Jackson is a safer place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Jackson is larceny/theft totaling 220, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Jackson County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Jackson tallied 85 violent crimes and 383 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Jackson is lower by 90.85% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Jackson are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.