The county of Hunt had 2,260 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 803.71 per 100,000 residents. This is 8.75% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 148 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hunt also processed 592 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Austin and Bell, Hunt is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Hunt is larceny/theft totaling 279, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hunt County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hunt tallied 148 violent crimes and 592 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hunt is higher by 8.75% than the national average.