Washington amassed 1 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Washington’s arrest rate was 1.71 per 100,000 residents. The county of Washington is 99.77% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 0 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Washington also experienced 1 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Franklin and Bennington, Washington is a safer place to reside.
In Washington, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Washington, is murder and non negligent manslaughter, and the third most common is rape.
In Washington, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Washington has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Washington experienced 0 violent crimes and 1 non-violent crimes. When comparing Washington to the national average of 739.02, Washington is lower by 99.77% than the national average.