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Sunset Beach, NC Arrest Record Search

Sunset Beach has a population of 3,754. During the past three years, Sunset Beach saw 271 arrests. For 2014, the Sunset Beach's arrest rate totaled 255.73 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 24.14% makes Sunset Beach lower than the national average of 337.10 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 1 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Sunset Beach also totaled 95 arrests for property crimes during 2014. When compared to Leland and Southport, Sunset Beach is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 96Number of arrests in the city for 2014
  • 255.73Crime Rate
  • 2.66Violent Crime Rate
  • 253.06Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Sunset Beach had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2014, Sunset Beach averaged 1 violent crimes and 95 non-violent crimes.

Sunset Beach Violent Crime Types from 2007-2014

The city of Sunset Beach experienced 10 violent crimes during 2007-2014. Of that total, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 5, and the aggravated assault total was 4.

Total Crime Rate in Sunset Beach

YearCrime Rate
2007391.99
2008349.23
2009394.29
2010205.81
2011212.88
2013267.10
2014255.73
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