The county of Knox had 100 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 431.69 per 100,000 residents. This is 41.59% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 6 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Knox also processed 31 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Hall and Merrick, Knox is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Knox is larceny/theft totaling 19, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Knox County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Knox tallied 6 violent crimes and 31 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Knox is lower by 41.59% than the national average.