The county of Gregg had 1,720 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 450.93 per 100,000 residents. This is 38.98% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 88 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Gregg also processed 470 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bell and Bexar, Gregg is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Gregg is larceny/theft totaling 266, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Gregg County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Gregg tallied 88 violent crimes and 470 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Gregg is lower by 38.98% than the national average.