The city of Jamestown, with a total population of 15,439, experienced 1,429 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 296.00 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 6.49% difference making Jamestown lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 57 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jamestown also handled 400 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
The city of Jamestown experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jamestown totaled 57 violent crimes and 400 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jamestown experienced 447 violent crimes. Of those, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 128 were for legacy rape, 20 were for robbery, and 298 were for aggravated assault.