The county of Lincoln had 726 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 888.16 per 100,000 residents. This is 20.18% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 21 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lincoln also processed 291 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Canadian and Cleveland, Lincoln is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lincoln is larceny/theft totaling 145, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lincoln County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lincoln tallied 21 violent crimes and 291 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lincoln is higher by 20.18% than the national average.