Washington amassed 2,889 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Washington’s arrest rate was 856.09 per 100,000 residents. The county of Washington is 15.84% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 184 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Washington also experienced 907 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Cannon and Chester, Washington is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Washington, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 631 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Washington, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Washington, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Washington has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Washington experienced 184 violent crimes and 907 non-violent crimes. When comparing Washington to the national average of 739.02, Washington is higher by 15.84% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Washington are perpetrated by people between the ages of 41-50. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 21-30.