Oklahoma amassed 647 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Oklahoma’s arrest rate was 28.10 per 100,000 residents. The county of Oklahoma is 96.2% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 23 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Oklahoma also experienced 197 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Canadian and Cleveland, Oklahoma is a safer place to reside.
In Oklahoma, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 108 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Oklahoma, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Oklahoma, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Oklahoma has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Oklahoma experienced 23 violent crimes and 197 non-violent crimes. When comparing Oklahoma to the national average of 739.02, Oklahoma is lower by 96.2% than the national average.