Wallowa amassed 111 arrests over the past three years. During 2015, Wallowa’s arrest rate was 702.78 per 100,000 residents. The county of Wallowa is 4.74% lower than the national average of 737.78 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 8 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Wallowa also experienced 40 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Deschutes, Wallowa is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Wallowa, the most common crime is burglary which accounts for 19 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Wallowa, is larceny/theft, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Wallowa, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Wallowa has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2015, Wallowa experienced 8 violent crimes and 40 non-violent crimes. When comparing Wallowa to the national average of 737.78, Wallowa is lower by 4.74% than the national average.