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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 71%
Property crime 59%
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 peopleKnoxville/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,145 (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)652 (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)3,492 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • Knoxville crime rates are 61% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Knoxville are 71% higher than the national average
  • In Knoxville you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Knoxville is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Knoxville has decreased by 5%

Knoxville crime map

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      Daily Crime In Knoxville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Knoxville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Knoxville is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Knoxville is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Knoxville is 1 in 25

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

      Knoxville police department

      ItemKnoxvilleArkansasNational
      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

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      Lamar, AR1,6462318101,041
      Dover, AR1,553712,1972,268
      Dardanelle, AR4,6533532,7343,087
      Russellville, AR29,1363873,0693,456
      Morrison Bluff, AR505643,0223,586
      Clarksville, AR9,3912693,5953,864
      London, AR9356903,6954,385
      Knoxville, AR8516523,4924,145

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      West Bend, IA8512881,9482,235
      Arp, TX851396297694
      Vermontville, MI8515962,1962,792
      Calhoun, KY8512752,5462,820
      Battle Lake, MN8512932,6522,945
      Knoxville, AR8516523,4924,145
      Source: The Knoxville, 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.