The county of Lincoln had 1,386 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 922.48 per 100,000 residents. This is 24.82% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 79 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lincoln also processed 362 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Deschutes, Lincoln is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lincoln is larceny/theft totaling 211, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lincoln County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lincoln tallied 79 violent crimes and 362 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lincoln is higher by 24.82% than the national average.