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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 39%
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 peopleFranklin/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,616 (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)569 (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)3,047 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • Franklin crime rates are 40% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Franklin are 50% higher than the national average
  • In Franklin you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Franklin is safer than 13% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Franklin has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Franklin (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Franklin

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Franklin is 1 in 176
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Franklin is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Franklin is 1 in 28

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

      Franklin police department

      ItemFranklinArkansasNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Melbourne, AR1,7532291,2271,456
      Ash Flat, AR1,0671831,4681,651
      Horseshoe Bend, AR2,4992891,5451,834
      Cherokee Village, AR4,6692591,7472,006
      Highland, AR1,0596342,5363,170
      Mount Pleasant, AR4086363,4064,042
      Oxford, AR6167343,9334,667
      Franklin, AR1995693,0473,616

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Zumbro Falls, MN1992692,4392,708
      Cavendish, VT1991891,4081,597
      Deseret, UT1993123,1873,499
      Randlett, UT1993773,8434,219
      Petrolia, PA1994702,2872,756
      Franklin, AR1995693,0473,616
      Source: The Franklin, 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.