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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 80%
Property crime 67%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFargo/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,362 (estimate)3,4572,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a72.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.986.2
Assaultn/an/an/a410.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)686 (estimate)544381
Burglaryn/an/an/a636.8376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a236.0228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,675 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • Fargo crime rates are 69% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fargo are 80% higher than the national average
  • In Fargo you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fargo is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fargo has decreased by 10%

Fargo crime map

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      Daily Crime In Fargo (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fargo

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fargo is 1 in 146
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fargo is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fargo is 1 in 23

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

      Fargo police department

      ItemFargoArkansasNational
      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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      Wheatley, AR2296843,6614,345
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      Cotton Plant, AR6538194,3835,201
      Fredonia (Biscoe), AR4418204,3935,213
      Brinkley, AR2,9371,5054,6656,170
      Fargo, AR1176863,6754,362

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      Pleasant Plain, OH1173682,8653,233
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      Elmer, OK1175013,0913,592
      Fargo, AR1176863,6754,362
      Source: The Fargo, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.