The county of Midland had 2,204 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 372.77 per 100,000 residents. This is 49.56% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 54 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Midland also processed 552 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bell and Bexar, Midland is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Midland is larceny/theft totaling 365, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Midland County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Midland tallied 54 violent crimes and 552 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Midland is lower by 49.56% than the national average.