Burnet County had 857 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 560.09 per 100.000 population which is by 24.21% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 46 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Austin and county Bell it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
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Currently, the most popular arrest in Burnet is larceny/theft - 117 arrests followed by burglary - 72 and aggravated assault - 24 arrests.
Violent crime in Burnet 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 1.16% lower.