The county of Island had 1,787 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 672.83 per 100,000 residents. This is 8.97% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 32 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Island also processed 524 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Clark, Island is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Island is larceny/theft totaling 312, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Island County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Island tallied 32 violent crimes and 524 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Island is lower by 8.97% than the national average.