Coleman County had 201 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2012 the arrest rate was 783.68 per 100.000 population which is by 14.05% lower than the National average of 911.80 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2012 arrests 0 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 Coleman is burglary - 36 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 29 and motor vehicle theft - 3 arrests.
Violent crime in Coleman 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 - 100.60 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 100% lower.