Roane County, TN Arrest Records

Roane County, TN is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.08 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shelby, Sullivan, Hamilton, Rutherford, Washington counties in Tennessee.
Roane County, TN property crime rate is 8.45 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 232 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 16.55% compared to 2015.

Roane County, TN Crime Rate

Total arrests in Roane County in 2016 decreased by 24.78% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 97 to 57 while non-violent crime decreased by 21.99% from 573 to 447.

5 Crimes In Roane County, TN in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 232
Burglary 179
Aggravated assault 50
Motor vehicle theft 36
Robbery 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Roane County decreased by 41.24% from 2015 and increased by 58.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 36 to 57. In 2016 violent crime rate in Roane County was 77.03% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.108%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Roane County decreased by 21.99% from 2015 and increased by 5.42% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 424 to 447. In 2016 property crime rate in Roane County was 70.26% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.845%.

How Roane stands up against other counties

Roane vs. McMinn

You’ll be in more safety in Roane compared to McMinn county that had 56.42% higher crime rate compared to Roane county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0946 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0946 in McMinn county.
Burglary rates of 3.3854 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.7465 in McMinn county.

Roane vs. Jefferson

You’ll be in more safety in Roane compared to Jefferson county that had 5.82% higher crime rate compared to Roane county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.9456 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1581 in Jefferson county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.6809 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.8593 in Jefferson county.

Names with the most arrests in Roane

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Roane, Tennessee, the most crimes, that's 39.34% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 41-50.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Roane County is 0.71% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.61 daily crimes that occur in Roane County.
  • Roane, TN is safer than McMinn.
  • In Roane County you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Roane, TN have decreased by 24.78%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Roane, TN

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  • Arrest Date: 10-20-2018 06:04:00
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  • Summary: On October 20, 2018, Ivan Jeffrey Sandlin, was arrested by police near Roane, Tennessee and charged with Driving On Revoked/Suspended License, Violation Of Probation/Parole. Driving On Revoked/Suspended License, Violation Of Probation/Parole, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Sandlin’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Roane County Law Enforcement
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Roane, Tennessee arrested Melinda Cates on October 21, 2018. Cates is 46 years old. Melinda was charged with SALE OF SCHEDULE II-OXYCODONE.  All criminal suspects including Melinda Cates are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Roane County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Ronnie Ashbrook was arrested on October 21, 2018 in Roane, Tennessee on charges of SALE OF SCHEDULE II-OXYCODONE. Ronnie is 45 years old. Per the United States judicial system, Ashbrook is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Roane County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Arrested on October 20, 2018 was Savanna Ann Stevens. Roane County Law Enforcement is charging Stevens, but Savanna is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Roane, Tennessee found here may provide more information about this incident: Roane County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: On October 20, 2018, Roane County Law Enforcement arrested Charles Wesley Sherrill for Violation Of Probation/Parole in Roane, Tennessee. Violation Of Probation/Parole is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Sherrill may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Roane County Law Enforcement.