Brewster County had 105 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 271.74 per 100.000 population which is by 63.23% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 11 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Bell and county Brazos it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Brewster is aggravated assault - 8 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 8 and burglary - 3 arrests.
Violent crime in Brewster 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 - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 18.80% higher.