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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 63%
Property crime 24%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAugusta/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime43n/a (estimate)2,2183,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape5n/a257.977.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.681.6
Assault7n/a361.0447.8250.2
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)619585379
Burglary4n/a206.3599.6340.5
Theft25n/a1,289.32,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a103.1245.9219.9
Property crime31n/a (estimate)1,5992,8582,110

Key findings

  • Augusta crime rates are 11% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Augusta are 63% higher than the national average
  • In Augusta you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Augusta is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Augusta has increased by 21%

Augusta crime map

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      Daily Crime In Augusta (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Augusta

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Augusta is 1 in 162
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Augusta is 1 in 63
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Augusta is 1 in 46

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

      Augusta police department

      ItemAugustaArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)55,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.93.3
      There are a total of 5 Augusta police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.8% less than the Arkansas average and 30% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Arkansas

      StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
      Arkansas8,875323266
      There are a total of 8,875 sex offenders in Arkansas. This yields a total of 323 sex offenders in Arkansas per 100,000 residents which is 21% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bradford, AR7872731,0931,366
      McCrory, AR1,8727272,1812,908
      Georgetown, AR767923,8704,662
      Russell, AR2368103,9554,765
      West Point, AR1898284,0434,870
      Bald Knob, AR2,9068014,1094,909
      Tupelo, AR1598714,2565,128
      Augusta, AR2,3876191,5992,218

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Van Vleck, TX2,3872211,2611,482
      Seneca, MO2,38702,1322,132
      Tangelo Park, FL2,3862191,2431,462
      Camden, NY2,3882168281,044
      Wells, MN2,38892276369
      Augusta, AR2,3876191,5992,218
      Source: The Augusta, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.