Walsh amassed 263 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Walsh’s arrest rate was 862.07 per 100,000 residents. The county of Walsh is 16.65% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 13 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Walsh also experienced 81 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Burleigh and Cass, Walsh is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Walsh, the most common crime is larceny-theft which accounts for 51 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Walsh, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Walsh, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Walsh has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Walsh experienced 13 violent crimes and 81 non-violent crimes. When comparing Walsh to the national average of 739.02, Walsh is higher by 16.65% than the national average.