Willacy amassed 685 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Willacy’s arrest rate was 1,027.05 per 100,000 residents. The county of Willacy is 38.97% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 53 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Willacy also experienced 171 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Austin and Bell, Willacy is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Willacy, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 108 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Willacy, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Willacy, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Willacy has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Willacy experienced 53 violent crimes and 171 non-violent crimes. When comparing Willacy to the national average of 739.02, Willacy is higher by 38.97% than the national average.