The county of Hettinger had 78 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 874.86 per 100,000 residents. This is 18.38% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 4 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hettinger also processed 19 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Burleigh and Cass, Hettinger is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hettinger is larceny-theft totaling 13, followed by aggravated assault, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hettinger County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hettinger tallied 4 violent crimes and 19 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hettinger is higher by 18.38% than the national average.