Winkler amassed 103 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Winkler’s arrest rate was 532.12 per 100,000 residents. The county of Winkler is 28% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 2 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Winkler also experienced 40 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Austin and Bell, Winkler is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Winkler, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 33 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Winkler, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Winkler, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Winkler has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Winkler experienced 2 violent crimes and 40 non-violent crimes. When comparing Winkler to the national average of 739.02, Winkler is lower by 28% than the national average.