Brown County had 95 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 844.60 per 100.000 population which is by 14.27% higher than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 0 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Dakota and county Douglas it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Brown is larceny/theft - 12 arrests followed by burglary - 11 and motor vehicle theft - 2 arrests.
Violent crime in Brown 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 - 99.56 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 100% lower.