The city of Lamar, with a total population of 968, experienced 103 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, the arrest rate totaled 309.92 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 5.37% difference making Lamar lower than the national average of 327.51 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 5 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Lamar also handled 25 arrests for property crimes during 2016. Compared to Darlington and Hartsville, Lamar is a safer place to live.
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The city of Lamar experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Lamar totaled 5 violent crimes and 25 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2016, Lamar experienced 71 violent crimes. Of those, another 2 were for legacy rape, 7 were for robbery, and 62 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Darlington county, South Carolina with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Lamar PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is SC0160300, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.