Franklin County had 514 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 173.03 per 100.000 population which is by 76.59% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 21 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Asotin and county Benton it’s a safer place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Franklin is larceny/theft - 72 arrests followed by burglary - 42 and motor vehicle theft - 21 arrests.
Violent crime in Franklin County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 76.86% lower.