The county of Goliad had 337 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,436.74 per 100,000 residents. This is 94.41% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 16 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Goliad also processed 92 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Atascosa and Austin, Goliad is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Goliad is larceny/theft totaling 60, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Goliad County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Goliad tallied 16 violent crimes and 92 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Goliad is higher by 94.41% than the national average.