Edgefield, SC Arrest Records

Edgefield, SC is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.26 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 2nd safest city in South Carolina among the 143 cities.
Edgefield, SC property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 8.19 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 24 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 45.45% compared to 2015.

Edgefield Crime Rate

Total arrests in Edgefield 2016 decreased by 44.44% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 11 to 6 while non-violent crime decreased by 44.29% from 70 to 39.

5 Crimes In Edgefield, SC in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 24
Burglary 12
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 3
Robbery 2

Other Cities in South Carolina with the Most Arrests

Among the 143 cities in state the most dangerous is Columbia with 1,116 violent crimes that’s 11.78% of total of 9,473. Myrtle Beach has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 49 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Myrtle Beach 154.81
Dillon 128.16
Hartsville 123.90
Santee 119.35
Nichols 101.12

Safest Cities in South Carolina

Are you planning a move to South Carolina? Here are the safest cities in South Carolina with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Edgefield is 1 out of 162 up by 0.01% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Whitmire and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Ridge Spring.

City Arrests
Ridge Spring 8.02
Edgefield 9.45
Lane 10.62
Cowpens 13.55
Sullivans Island 15.46

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Edgefield decreased by 45.45% from 2015 and decreased by 14.29% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Edgefield was 73.15% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.126%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Edgefield decreased by 44.29% from 2015 and decreased by 22% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 50 to 39. In 2016 property crime rate in Edgefield was 71.19% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.819%.

How Edgefield stands up against other cities

Edgefield vs. Travelers Rest

You’ll be in more safety in Edgefield compared to Travelers Rest that had 396.37% higher crime rate compared to Edgefield according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Travelers Rest city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1971 in Travelers Rest.

Names with the most arrests in Edgefield

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 55.56% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Edgefield is 0.71% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.59 daily crimes that occur in Edgefield.
  • Edgefield is safer than Travelers Rest.
  • In Edgefield you have a 1 in 106 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Edgefield have decreased by 44.44%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Edgefield, SC

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  • Date of Birth: 01-27-1985 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-02-2019 12:00:00
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  • Place of Birth: South Carolina
  • Address: 101 TRALSIDE DR, EDGEFIELD, SC 29824
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  • Booking Date: 2019-04-02 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Laurens County Law Enforcement arrested 34-year-old Michael Bradley Capper on April 02, 2019. The charge against Capper is DRUGS / POSSESSION OF LESS THAN ONE GRAM OF METH., DNA / DESTROYING, ALTERING, CONCEALING, OR TAMPERI.  Capper 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: Laurens County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-29-2015 11:51:00
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  • Summary: On April 29, 2015, Aiken County Law Enforcement arrested Eduardo Alarcon for 11-111-1111 HOLD SALUDA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, 16-003-0910 KIDNAPPING, 16-025-0020 CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, 16-011-0510 B3 MALICIOUS INJURY TO PERSONAL PROPERTY LESS THAN $2,000 in Aiken, South Carolina. He is 5-10 tall, weighs 160 and has brown eyes. 11-111-1111 HOLD SALUDA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE, 16-003-0910 KIDNAPPING, 16-025-0020 CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, 16-011-0510 B3 MALICIOUS INJURY TO PERSONAL PROPERTY LESS THAN $2,000 is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Alarcon may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Aiken County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-16-2017 05:12:00
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  • Summary: Eduardo Alarcon, arrested May 16, 2017 in Aiken, South Carolina for 16-013-0110 B1 SHOPLIFTING, 20-007-1350 FAMILY COURT BENCH WARRANT - FAILURE TO APPEAR AND PAY, 16-017-0725 GIVING FALSE INFORMATION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Alarcon’s status may be obtained from the following: Aiken County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-18-2018 01:33:00
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  • Summary: Eduardo Alarcon was arrested on July 18, 2018. He is , 5-10 tall, weighs 160 and has brown eyes. Alarcon is charged with 20-007-1350 FAMILY COURT BENCH WARRANT - FAILURE TO APPEAR AND PAY by police near Aiken, South Carolina. 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: Aiken County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 01-08-2015 12:00:00
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  • Place of Birth: South Carolina
  • Address: EDGEFIELD, SC
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  • Booking Date: 2015-01-08 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Ronnie Rouse was arrested in Laurens, South Carolina on January 08, 2015. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Laurens County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.