The county of Lubbock had 2,289 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 182.76 per 100,000 residents. This is 75.27% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 32 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lubbock also processed 522 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Brazos and Collin, Lubbock is a more dangerous place to live.
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The most popular crime committed in Lubbock is larceny/theft totaling 328, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lubbock County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lubbock tallied 32 violent crimes and 522 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lubbock is lower by 75.27% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Lubbock are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.
Most of the felonies committed in Lubbock, 76%, are perpetrated by males. The remainder of 24% is committed by females.
Misdemeanors crime rates by race for Lubbock are as follows: 40.6% of the crimes were committed by Hispanic people, 39.4% by White, 18.7% by African Americans, and the remaining crimes 1.4% were committed by Asians.