The county of Lincoln had 158 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,206.73 per 100,000 residents. This is 63.29% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 5 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lincoln also processed 56 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Washoe and Churchill, Lincoln is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lincoln is larceny/theft totaling 43, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lincoln County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lincoln tallied 5 violent crimes and 56 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lincoln is higher by 63.29% than the national average.