The city of Jefferson, with a total population of 1,542, experienced 47 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 110.25 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 65.17% difference making Jefferson lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 0 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jefferson also handled 17 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Jefferson experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jefferson totaled 0 violent crimes and 17 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jefferson experienced 6 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for robbery, and 5 were for aggravated assault.