The county of Jones had 263 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 364.84 per 100,000 residents. This is 50.63% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 5 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Jones also processed 68 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bell and Bexar, Jones is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Jones is larceny/theft totaling 43, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Jones County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Jones tallied 5 violent crimes and 68 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Jones is lower by 50.63% than the national average.