Yates amassed 613 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Yates’s arrest rate was 698.15 per 100,000 residents. The county of Yates is 5.53% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 17 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Yates also experienced 157 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Albany and Broome, Yates is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Yates, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 127 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Yates, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Yates, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Yates has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Yates experienced 17 violent crimes and 157 non-violent crimes. When comparing Yates to the national average of 739.02, Yates is lower by 5.53% than the national average.