The county of Mckenzie had 656 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,251.88 per 100,000 residents. This is 69.40% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 19 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Mckenzie also processed 139 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Burleigh and Cass, Mckenzie is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Mckenzie is larceny/theft totaling 93, followed by motor vehicle theft, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Mckenzie County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Mckenzie tallied 19 violent crimes and 139 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Mckenzie is higher by 69.4% than the national average.