Sullivan amassed 1,648 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Sullivan’s arrest rate was 1,485.73 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sullivan is 101.04% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 71 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sullivan also experienced 444 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Rockingham and Strafford, Sullivan is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Sullivan, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 359 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sullivan, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Sullivan, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sullivan has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Sullivan experienced 71 violent crimes and 444 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sullivan to the national average of 739.02, Sullivan is higher by 101.04% than the national average.