Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime) Hardin County violent crime is 24.2. (The US average is 22.7) Hardin County property crime is 45.5. (The US average is 35.4) NOTE: The city of Hardin, Tennessee does not have FBI Crime Statistics. The closest similar sized city with FBI crime data is the city of Savannah, Tennessee. Web. Web. WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News Staff HARDIN COUNTY, Tenn. — A Hardin County man has been charged with second-degree murder after beating his former tenant to death. Hardin County Sheriff. Web. Web. The county's clearance rate was 26.4%. The index crime report shows three murders, two robberies, 36 sexual offenses, 146 aggravated assaults, 60 burglaries, 76 larceny-thefts, 21 motor vehicle thefts, and zero arsons, bringing the total index crime count in 2018 to 344. This index crime data represents a 6.26% decline from the previous year. Benton County Circuit Judge Robin Green sentenced Hardin to 25 years on each of the counts, which means he received a 50-year sentence. Hardin pleaded guilty to murder in 2017 and received a 30. Web.