The county of Greene had 3,511 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,681.85 per 100,000 residents. This is 127.58% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 174 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Greene also processed 980 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Anderson and Blount, Greene is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Greene is larceny/theft totaling 511, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Greene County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Greene tallied 174 violent crimes and 980 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Greene is higher by 127.58% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Greene are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 10-20.