Stark amassed 148 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Stark’s arrest rate was 134.62 per 100,000 residents. The county of Stark is 81.78% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 4 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Stark also experienced 38 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Cass and Sioux, Stark is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Stark, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 27 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Stark, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Stark, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Stark has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Stark experienced 4 violent crimes and 38 non-violent crimes. When comparing Stark to the national average of 739.02, Stark is lower by 81.78% than the national average.