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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 42%
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 peopleMonticello/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime354n/a (estimate)3,6763,4572,580
Murder2n/a20.87.25.0
Rape11n/a114.272.942.6
Robbery8n/a83.152.986.2
Assault32n/a332.3410.7246.8
Violent crime53n/a (estimate)550544381
Burglary64n/a664.6636.8376.0
Theft216n/a2,243.02,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theft21n/a218.1236.0228.9
Property crime301n/a (estimate)3,1262,9132,200

Key findings

  • Monticello crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Monticello are 45% higher than the national average
  • In Monticello you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Monticello is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Monticello has decreased by 3%

Monticello crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Monticello (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Monticello, Arkansas is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Monticello are 1.06 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.42 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Monticello are 1.01 times more than than Arkansas and 1.45 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Monticello are 1.07 times more than than Arkansas and 1.42 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Monticello (higher is better)

      How safe is Monticello, Arkansas compared to other cities in Arkansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Monticello is safer than 29% of the cities in Arkansas and 14% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Arkansas and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Monticello. Overall, Monticello is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Monticello

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Monticello is 1 in 182
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Monticello is 1 in 32
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Monticello is 1 in 28
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Monticello? In Monticello, you have a 1 in 182 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 32. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Monticello, AR is 1 in 28.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Monticello is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Monticello has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 23% in Monticello, while property crimes in Monticello have decreased by 6%. Total crime has decreased by 3% year over year.

      Monticello police department

      ItemMonticelloArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)295,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.12.93.3
      There are a total of 29 Monticello police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 3.7% greater than the Arkansas average and 5.9% 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
      Rye, AR1566033,2273,830
      Wilmar, AR3627193,8494,568
      Monticello, AR9,7525503,1263,676

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cedartown, GA9,7525924,8905,482
      Baker City, OR9,7571943,3133,508
      Inwood, NY9,7463231,3281,650
      Dunn, NC9,7624242,7953,218
      Tanaina, AK9,7368733,2564,129
      Monticello, AR9,7525503,1263,676
      Source: The Monticello, 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.