The county of Lander had 437 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 2,595.58 per 100,000 residents. This is 251.22% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 49 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lander also processed 99 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Washoe and Churchill, Lander is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lander is burglary totaling 54, followed by aggravated assault, and then larceny/theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lander County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lander tallied 49 violent crimes and 99 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lander is higher by 251.22% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Lander are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.
Most of the felonies committed in Lander, 72.4%, are perpetrated by males. The remainder of 27.6% is committed by females.
Misdemeanors crime rates by race for Lander are as follows: 75.8% of the crimes were committed by White, and the remaining crimes 24.2% were committed by Indian people.