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Mellette County, SD Arrest Records

What are Mellette County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Mellette had 48 arrests during the past three years. For 2015, the arrest rate was 780.49 per 100,000 residents. This is 5.79% higher than the national average of 737.78 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 2 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Mellette also processed 14 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Custer and Lincoln, Mellette is a more dangerous place to live.

  • 48 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 780.49 Arrest rate in 2015 per 100.000 population
  • 2 Violent crime arrests

Mellette County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Mellette is burglary totaling 6, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.

  • 6 Burglary
  • 6 Larceny/theft
  • 2 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Mellette County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2015, Mellette tallied 2 violent crimes and 14 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 737.78, Mellette is higher by 5.79% than the national average.

Mellette County Crime Rate from 2002-2015

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