The county of Musselshell had 376 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 2,854.65 per 100,000 residents. This is 286.28% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 20 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Musselshell also processed 111 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Carbon and Cascade, Musselshell is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Musselshell is larceny/theft totaling 85, followed by aggravated assault, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Musselshell County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Musselshell tallied 20 violent crimes and 111 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Musselshell is higher by 286.28% than the national average.