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Total crime 86%
Violent crime 102%
Property crime 83%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHope/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime467n/a (estimate)4,7933,4572,580
Murder0n/a0.07.25.0
Rape8n/a82.172.942.6
Robbery12n/a123.252.986.2
Assault55n/a564.5410.7246.8
Violent crime75n/a (estimate)770544381
Burglary78n/a800.5636.8376.0
Theft294n/a3,017.22,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theft20n/a205.3236.0228.9
Property crime392n/a (estimate)4,0232,9132,200

Key findings

  • Hope crime rates are 86% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Hope are 102% higher than the national average
  • In Hope you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Hope is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Hope has decreased by 20%

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The Hope crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hope 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 Hope crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Hope (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Hope for every 100,000 residents. The Hope total amount of daily crime is 1.39 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.86 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Hope, is 1.42 times more than the Arkansas average, and it is 2.02 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Hope has a daily crime average that is 1.38 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.83 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Hope (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Hope to every other city in Arkansas, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Hope safe? The gauges above illustrate that Hope is safer than 12% of every city located within Arkansas along with 5% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Arkansas and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Hope, AR is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hope

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hope is 1 in 130
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hope is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Hope is 1 in 21
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Hope, Arkansas you have a 1 in 130 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Hope.

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

      Determining whether Hope is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Hope violent crime rates have decreased by 36%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 16% year over year. Total crimes for Hope has decreased by 20% in the same time frame.

      Hope police department

      ItemHopeArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)345,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.42.93.3
      There are a total of 34 Hope police officers. This results in 3.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.2% greater than the Arkansas average and 3.5% greater 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
      Prescott, AR3,1763601,9252,285
      Oakhaven, AR986483,4694,116
      Perrytown, AR3786693,5854,254
      Blevins, AR3067153,8284,543
      Ozan, AR797203,8554,575
      Fulton, AR2287484,0054,753
      Patmos, AR927494,0114,760
      Hope, AR9,9687704,0234,793

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fair Oaks, GA9,9744003,1523,553
      Beecher, MI9,9756302,3212,952
      Kendallville, IN9,9805282,7413,269
      Benton Harbor, MI9,9882,1664,2906,456
      Carroll, IA9,990201,6941,714
      Hope, AR9,9687704,0234,793
      Source: The Hope, 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.