Carbon County had 85 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 128.06 per 100.000 population which is by 82.67% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 8 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Laramie and county Natrona it’s a safer place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Carbon is larceny/theft - 8 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 6 and motor vehicle theft - 3 arrests.
Violent crime in Carbon County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate is the same 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 49.11% lower.