Sevier amassed 3,699 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Sevier’s arrest rate was 1,252.68 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sevier is 69.51% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 194 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sevier also experienced 1,017 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Anderson and Blount, Sevier is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Sevier, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 570 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sevier, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Sevier, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sevier has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Sevier experienced 194 violent crimes and 1,017 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sevier to the national average of 739.02, Sevier is higher by 69.51% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Sevier are perpetrated by people between the ages of 41-50. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.