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Total crime 61%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 72%
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 peopleMorrilton/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime266n/a (estimate)4,0113,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape11n/a165.977.242.6
Robbery2n/a30.251.681.6
Assault13n/a196.0447.8250.2
Violent crime26n/a (estimate)392585379
Burglary9n/a135.7599.6340.5
Theft225n/a3,393.12,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a90.5245.9219.9
Property crime240n/a (estimate)3,6192,8582,110

Key findings

  • Morrilton crime rates are 61% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Morrilton are 3% higher than the national average
  • In Morrilton you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Morrilton is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Morrilton has decreased by 10%

Morrilton crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Morrilton (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Morrilton, AR per 100,000 people. In Morrilton, the total number of daily crimes is 1.17 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.61 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Morrilton is 1.49 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.03 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Morrilton has a daily crime rate that is 1.27 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.72 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Morrilton (higher is better)

      How safe is Morrilton, Arkansas compared to other cities in Arkansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Morrilton is safer than 40% of the cities in Arkansas and 18% 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 Morrilton. Overall, Morrilton is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Morrilton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Morrilton is 1 in 256
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Morrilton is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Morrilton is 1 in 25
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Morrilton? In Morrilton, you have a 1 in 256 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 28. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Morrilton, AR is 1 in 25.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Morrilton, AR is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Morrilton has increased by 188%, while the property crime rate in Morrilton has decreased by 17% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Morrilton has decreased by 10% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Morrilton police department

      ItemMorriltonArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)325,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.72.93.3
      There are a total of 32 Morrilton police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.8% greater than the Arkansas average and 44.9% 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
      Menifee, AR2470633633
      Plumerville, AR1,03101,4231,423
      Perryville, AR1,6162061,9952,201
      Atkins, AR3,0383622,5022,865
      Houston, AR3115722,7963,368
      Adona, AR1436052,9583,563
      Oppelo, AR7427033,4334,136
      Morrilton, AR6,7463923,6194,011

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      Bayville, NY6,745123469591
      Ephraim, UT6,751282618899
      Lake City, SC6,7511,7124,3276,039
      Interlaken, CA6,7384032,1302,533
      Souderton, PA6,737241722963
      Morrilton, AR6,7463923,6194,011
      Source: The Morrilton, 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.