The county of Lincoln had 427 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,101.45 per 100,000 residents. This is 49.04% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 1 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lincoln also processed 113 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Asotin and Benton, Lincoln is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lincoln is larceny/theft totaling 62, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lincoln County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lincoln tallied 1 violent crimes and 113 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lincoln is higher by 49.04% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Lincoln are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.