Butler County, NE Arrest Records

Butler County, NE is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.62 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.
Butler County, NE property crime rate is 1.74 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 9 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 47.06% compared to 2015.

Butler County, NE Crime Rate

Total arrests in Butler County in 2016 decreased by 51.28% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 8 to 5 while non-violent crime decreased by 54.84% from 31 to 14.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 9
Burglary 4
Aggravated assault 3
Revised rape 2
Motor vehicle theft 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Butler County decreased by 37.5% from 2015 and increased by 150% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Butler County was 86.77% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.062%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Butler County decreased by 54.84% from 2015 and decreased by 71.43% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 49 to 14. In 2016 property crime rate in Butler County was 93.88% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.174%.

How Butler stands up against other counties

Butler vs. Keith

You’ll be in more safety in Butler compared to Keith county that had 16.28% higher crime rate compared to Butler 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 Keith county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Keith county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Butler County is 0.93% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.65 daily crimes that occur in Butler County.
  • In Butler County you have a 1 in 424 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Butler, NE have decreased by 51.28%.

Butler Police Departments