Eastland County had 257 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2016 the arrest rate was 328.34 per 100.000 population which is by 55.58% lower than the National average of 739.12 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2016 arrests 3 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 Eastland is burglary - 31 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 26 and rape - 3 arrests.
Violent crime in Eastland 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 83.51% lower.