Bastrop County had 3,000 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,092.67 per 100.000 population which is by 47.85% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 178 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Atascosa and county Austin it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Bastrop is larceny/theft - 421 arrests followed by burglary - 235 and aggravated assault - 121 arrests.
Violent crime in Bastrop County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 113.77% higher.