Lander County, NV Arrest Records

Lander County, NV is among the most violent counties in the USA with 7.02 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Lyon, Washoe, Nye, Douglas, Elko counties in Nevada.
Lander County, NV property crime rate is 19.64 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 57 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 32.56% compared to 2015.

Lander County, NV Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lander County in 2016 increased by 10.95% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 35 to 40 while non-violent crime increased by 9.8% from 102 to 112.

5 Crimes In Lander County, NV in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 57
Larceny-theft 45
Aggravated assault 24
Revised rape 12
Motor vehicle theft 10

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lander County increased by 14.29% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lander County was 49.49% higher than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.702%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Lander County increased by 9.8% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Lander County was 30.9% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.964%.

How Lander stands up against other counties

Lander vs. Lincoln

You’ll be in more risk in Lander compared to Lincoln county that had 70.32% lower crime rate compared to Lander county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 4.2090 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3956 in Lincoln county.
Larceny rates of 7.8920 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 5.3412 in Lincoln county.

Lander vs. Pershing

You’ll be in more risk in Lander compared to Pershing county that had 57.11% lower crime rate compared to Lander county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 4.2090 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.5061 in Pershing county.
Arson rates of 0.1754 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Pershing county.

Names with the most arrests in Lander

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Lander, Nevada, the most crimes, that's 38.34% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lander County is 0.2% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 7.3 daily crimes that occur in Lander County.
  • Lander, NV is more violent than Lincoln.
  • In Lander County you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lander, NV have increased by 10.95%.

Lander Police Departments

Names in Lander County