Buffalo County, NE Arrest Records

Buffalo County, NE is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.20 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Sarpy, Hall, Gage, Cass, Dodge counties in Nebraska.
Buffalo County, NE property crime rate is 2.21 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 84 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Buffalo County, NE Crime Rate

Total arrests in Buffalo County in 2016 decreased by 23.72% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 25 to 10 while non-violent crime decreased by 16.79% from 131 to 109.

5 Crimes In Buffalo County, NE in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 84
Burglary 16
Motor vehicle theft 9
Revised rape 6
Aggravated assault 4

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Buffalo County decreased by 60% from 2015 and increased by 11.11% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 9 to 10. In 2016 violent crime rate in Buffalo County was 95.68% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.02%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Buffalo County decreased by 16.79% from 2015 and decreased by 22.14% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 140 to 109. In 2016 property crime rate in Buffalo County was 92.23% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.221%.

How Buffalo stands up against other counties

Buffalo vs. Hall

You’ll be in more safety in Buffalo compared to Hall county that had 19.04% higher crime rate compared to Buffalo 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 0.0000 in Hall county.
Arson rates of 0.0202 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0324 in Hall county.

Buffalo vs. Dodge

You’ll be in more safety in Buffalo compared to Dodge county that had 32.09% higher crime rate compared to Buffalo county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0544 in Dodge county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1822 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2721 in Dodge county.

Names with the most arrests in Buffalo

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Buffalo, Nebraska, the most crimes, that's 34.86% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Buffalo County is 0.93% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.66 daily crimes that occur in Buffalo County.
  • Buffalo, NE is safer than Hall.
  • In Buffalo County you have a 1 in 415 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Buffalo, NE have decreased by 23.72%.

Cities in Buffalo County

Names in Buffalo County