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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 5%
Property crime 3%
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 peopleLincoln/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime60n/a (estimate)2,4003,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape4n/a160.077.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.681.6
Assault5n/a200.0447.8250.2
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)360585379
Burglary12n/a480.0599.6340.5
Theft34n/a1,360.02,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft5n/a200.0245.9219.9
Property crime51n/a (estimate)2,0402,8582,110

Key findings

  • Lincoln crime rates are 4% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lincoln are 5% lower than the national average
  • In Lincoln you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lincoln is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lincoln has decreased by 23%

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      Daily Crime In Lincoln (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lincoln

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lincoln is 1 in 278
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lincoln is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lincoln is 1 in 42

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

      Lincoln police department

      ItemLincolnArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)65,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.93.3
      There are a total of 6 Lincoln police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 11.8% less than the Arkansas average and 20% less 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
      Watts, OK320323645968
      Farmington, AR6,4704479071,354
      Greenland, AR1,5164141,0341,448
      West Fork, AR2,4911871,2721,460
      Prairie Grove, AR4,9972432,0322,274
      Johnson, AR3,5731592,2482,407
      Lyons Switch, OK3415143,3843,898
      Lincoln, AR2,1223602,0402,400

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rosepine, LA2,1222611,5021,763
      Van Horn, TX2,1222361,3491,585
      Campbell, MO2,1221661,8211,987
      Prairie Creek, AR2,122130633762
      Cordova, NC2,1231941,2301,424
      Lincoln, AR2,1223602,0402,400
      Source: The Lincoln, 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.