The county of Henderson had 3,399 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,291.60 per 100,000 residents. This is 74.77% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 201 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Henderson also processed 831 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Atascosa and Austin, Henderson is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Henderson is larceny/theft totaling 393, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Henderson County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Henderson tallied 201 violent crimes and 831 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Henderson is higher by 74.77% than the national average.