Archer County had 176 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 620.48 per 100.000 population which is by 16.05% lower than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 11 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Austin and county Bell it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Archer is larceny/theft - 28 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 9 and burglary - 9 arrests.
Violent crime in Archer County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 99.56 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 26.96% higher.