Coos County had 1,806 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 1,055.50 per 100.000 population which is by 42.80% higher than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 21 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Benton and county Columbia it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Coos is larceny/theft - 401 arrests followed by burglary - 168 and motor vehicle theft - 83 arrests.
Violent crime in Coos County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 99.56 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 66.92% lower.