Scott amassed 893 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Scott’s arrest rate was 991.10 per 100,000 residents. The county of Scott is 34.09% higher than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 178 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Scott also experienced 206 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Andrew and Boone, Scott is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Scott, the most common crime is aggravated assault which accounts for 177 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Scott, is larceny/theft, and the third most common is burglary.
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 2016, Scott experienced 178 violent crimes and 206 non-violent crimes. When comparing Scott to the national average of 739.12, Scott is higher by 34.09% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Scott are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 91-100.