Vanderburgh County, IN Arrest Records

Vanderburgh County, IN is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.30 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Lawrence, Clark, Howard, Kosciusko, Madison counties in Indiana.
Vanderburgh County, IN property crime rate is 3.45 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 482 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 13.93% compared to 2015.

Vanderburgh County, IN Crime Rate

Total arrests in Vanderburgh County in 2016 decreased by 12.45% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 53 to 55 while non-violent crime decreased by 13.64% from 726 to 627.

5 Crimes In Vanderburgh County, IN in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 482
Burglary 113
Aggravated assault 37
Motor vehicle theft 32
Revised rape 9

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Vanderburgh County increased by 3.77% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Vanderburgh County was 93.55% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.03%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Vanderburgh County decreased by 13.64% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Vanderburgh County was 87.86% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.345%.

How Vanderburgh stands up against other counties

Vanderburgh vs. Tippecanoe

You’ll be in more risk in Vanderburgh compared to Tippecanoe county that had 12.72% lower crime rate compared to Vanderburgh county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2036 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1648 in Tippecanoe county.
Arson rates of 0.0110 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Tippecanoe county.

Vanderburgh vs. Madison

You’ll be in more safety in Vanderburgh compared to Madison county that had 5.72% higher crime rate compared to Vanderburgh county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0077 in Madison county.
Arson rates of 0.0110 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Madison county.

Names with the most arrests in Vanderburgh

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Vanderburgh, Indiana, the most crimes, that's 33.24% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Vanderburgh County is 0.89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.03 daily crimes that occur in Vanderburgh County.
  • Vanderburgh, IN is more violent than Tippecanoe.
  • In Vanderburgh County you have a 1 in 266 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Vanderburgh, IN have decreased by 12.45%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Vanderburgh, IN

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  • Arrest Date: 04-17-2019 02:03:00
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  • Booking Date: 2019-04-17 02:03:00
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  • Summary: Nicholas Royce Elliott was arrested on April 17, 2019 in Vanderburgh, Indiana on charges of THEFT RECEIVE >= $750 < $50K, FIREARM OR PRIOR, WEAPON-HANDGUN W/O A LICENSE [AM] which is a NOBD. He is 21 years old. Per the United States judicial system, Elliott is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-15-2019 12:31:00
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  • Summary: Joshua David Smith was arrested on April 15, 2019. He is 36 years old, . Smith is charged with OMVWI - WITH CHILD UNDER 18 IN CAR, OMVWI [AM], OMVWI-REFUSAL, TRAFFIC-OPERATE W/O EVER RECEIVING LIC by police near Vanderburgh, Indiana. OMVWI - WITH CHILD UNDER 18 IN CAR, OMVWI [AM], OMVWI-REFUSAL, TRAFFIC-OPERATE W/O EVER RECEIVING LIC is a NOBD offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-15-2019 03:36:00
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  • Summary: 36-year-old Kenneth Leonard Heyward was arrested in Vanderburgh, Indiana for PETITION TO REVOKE PROBATION on April 15, 2019. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-15-2019 06:40:00
  • Age: 23
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  • Summary: Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement arrested 23-year-old Brenda Christina Buchanan on April 15, 2019. The charge against Buchanan is THEFT - SHOPLIFTING, a NOBD.  Buchanan and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-15-2019 09:20:00
  • Age: 22
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  • Summary: On April 15, 2019, Jessica Elaine Albin, 22, was arrested by police near Vanderburgh, Indiana and charged with BATTERY-DV - FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD RUDE/INSOLENT [AM], BATTERY-STRANGULATION, CRIMINAL RECKLESSNESS [BM], RESIST LAW ENFORCEMENT [AM]. BATTERY-DV - FAMILY/HOUSEHOLD RUDE/INSOLENT [AM], BATTERY-STRANGULATION, CRIMINAL RECKLESSNESS [BM], RESIST LAW ENFORCEMENT [AM] is a CASH, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Albin’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Vanderburgh County Law Enforcement