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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 32%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLamar/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime25n/a (estimate)1,4373,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape0n/a0.077.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.681.6
Assault0n/a0.0447.8250.2
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0585379
Burglary4n/a229.9599.6340.5
Theft21n/a1,206.92,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0245.9219.9
Property crime25n/a (estimate)1,4372,8582,110

Key findings

  • Lamar crime rates are 42% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lamar are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Lamar you have a 1 in 70 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lamar is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lamar has increased by 38%

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

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      Daily Crime In Lamar (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lamar

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lamar is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lamar is 1 in 70
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lamar is 1 in 70

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

      Lamar police department

      ItemLamarArkansasNational
      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
      Clarksville, AR9,3912962,4462,741
      Russellville, AR29,1364753,0463,522
      Morrison Bluff, AR506072,9653,571
      Knoxville, AR8517013,4274,128
      Subiaco, AR5097263,5444,270
      London, AR9357423,6254,367
      Scranton, AR1857553,6864,441
      Lamar, AR1,64601,4371,437

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hagerstown, IN1,646659240898
      Bement, IL1,6461918681,059
      Teaticket, MA1,646113407520
      Stanley, VA1,64560479539
      Woodbine, IA1,645113735848
      Lamar, AR1,64601,4371,437
      Source: The Lamar, 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.