The county of Hughes had 50 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 45.45 per 100,000 residents. This is 93.85% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 1 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hughes also processed 7 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Custer and Lincoln, Hughes is a safer place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hughes is larceny/theft totaling 7, followed by robbery, and then murder and non negligent manslaughter.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hughes County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hughes tallied 1 violent crimes and 7 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hughes is lower by 93.85% than the national average.