Saint Lawrence amassed 1,154 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Saint Lawrence’s arrest rate was 3,837.15 per 100,000 residents. The county of Saint Lawrence is 419.22% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 29 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Saint Lawrence also experienced 381 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Albany and Broome, Saint Lawrence is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Saint Lawrence, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 306 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Saint Lawrence, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Saint Lawrence, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Saint Lawrence has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Saint Lawrence experienced 29 violent crimes and 381 non-violent crimes. When comparing Saint Lawrence to the national average of 739.02, Saint Lawrence is higher by 419.22% than the national average.