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Total crime 99%
Violent crime 122%
Property crime 95%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleColt/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,948 (estimate)3,4432,489
Murdern/an/an/a8.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a77.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a51.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a447.8250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)841 (estimate)585379
Burglaryn/an/an/a599.6340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a245.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,107 (estimate)2,8582,110

Key findings

  • Colt crime rates are 99% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Colt are 122% higher than the national average
  • In Colt you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Colt is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Colt has not changed

Colt crime map

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The Colt crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Colt as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Colt crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Colt (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Colt

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Colt is 1 in 119
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Colt is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Colt is 1 in 21

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

      Colt police department

      ItemColtArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.93.3

      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.

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      Madison, AR8664387301,168
      Caldwell, AR5317133,4854,198
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      Wynne, AR8,1951,0113,7384,749
      Parkin, AR9628744,2725,146
      Widener, AR3269094,4415,350
      Forrest City, AR14,8719294,8105,739
      Colt, AR4558414,1074,948

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      Rose Hill Acres, TX4554082,3302,739
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      Damascus, AR45501,0611,061
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      Colt, AR4558414,1074,948
      Source: The Colt, 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.