Duval County had 613 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 1,610.08 per 100.000 population which is by 117.84% higher than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 41 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Aransas and county Archer it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Duval is larceny/theft - 67 arrests followed by burglary - 55 and aggravated assault - 39 arrests.
Violent crime in Duval 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 - 99.56 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 260.36% higher.