Reported Annual Crime In Bentonville

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBentonville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime889n/a (estimate)2,0583,7732,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBentonville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.36.14.9
Rape24n/a55.664.838.6
Robbery6n/a13.970.4101.9
Assault61n/a141.2380.0237.8
Violent crime92n/a (estimate)213521373
Burglary101n/a233.9760.2491.4
Theft671n/a1,553.62,297.51,775.4
Vehicle theft25n/a57.9193.8220.2
Property crime797n/a (estimate)1,8453,2522,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Bentonville, AR. The total number of reported crimes in Bentonville, AR is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Bentonville, AR crime rate is 45% lower than the Arkansas average and is 28% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Bentonville, AR has a violent crime rate that is 59% lower than the Arkansas average and 43% lower than the national average. For property crime, Bentonville, AR is 43% lower than the Arkansas average and 26% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bentonville is 28% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.64 daily crimes that occur in Bentonville.
  • Bentonville is safer than 52% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bentonville you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bentonville has increased by 26%.

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Daily Crime In Bentonville (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Bentonville, AR on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Arkansas. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Bentonville, AR (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Arkansas state wide, are 1.83 times less than the state average and 1.39 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Bentonville, AR on a daily bases are 2.45 times less than than Arkansas average and 1.75 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Bentonville, AR are 1.76 times less than the daily state average and 1.35 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Bentonville (higher is better)

How safe is Bentonville, AR compared to other cities in Arkansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Bentonville, AR is safer than 72% of the cities in Arkansas and 52% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Arkansas and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Bentonville, AR. Overall, Bentonville, AR is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bentonville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bentonville is 1 in 470
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bentonville is 1 in 55
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bentonville is 1 in 49
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Bentonville, AR? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Bentonville, AR, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 470. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 55 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Bentonville, AR is 1 in 49.

Year Over Year Crime In Bentonville (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Bentonville, AR is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Bentonville, AR has increased by 10% and the rate of property crime in Bentonville, AR has increased by 28%. The total crime rate in Bentonville, AR has increased by 26% year to year.

Bentonville police department

ItemBentonvilleArkansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)865,164556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
There are a total of 86 Bentonville police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.9% less than the Arkansas average and 27.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Arkansas

StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
Arkansas7,221262222
There are a total of 7,221 sex offenders in Arkansas. This yields a total of 262 sex offenders in Arkansas per 100,000 residents which is 18% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pineville, MO958000
Little Flock, AR2,666182182364
Elm Springs, AR1,45573456530
Tontitown, AR2,57782510592
Highfill, AR596627157784
Bentonville, AR38,5722131,8452,058

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Goose Creek, SC38,5453312,5372,867
Annapolis, MD38,5994852,5062,991
Shakopee, MN38,6132012,2372,438
Sun City, AZ38,6224953,6624,156
Ormond Beach, FL38,5026063,9134,519
Bentonville, AR38,5722131,8452,058
Source: The Bentonville, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.