The county of Limestone had 616 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 788.31 per 100,000 residents. This is 6.67% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 28 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Limestone also processed 157 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Austin and Bell, Limestone is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Limestone is larceny/theft totaling 85, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Limestone County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Limestone tallied 28 violent crimes and 157 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Limestone is higher by 6.67% than the national average.