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Total crime 81%
Violent crime 93%
Property crime 79%
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 peopleOxford/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,667 (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)734 (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)3,933 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • Oxford crime rates are 81% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Oxford are 93% higher than the national average
  • In Oxford you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Oxford is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Oxford has decreased by 5%

Oxford crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Oxford (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oxford

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oxford is 1 in 137
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oxford is 1 in 26
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Oxford is 1 in 22

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

      Oxford police department

      ItemOxfordArkansasNational
      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.

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      Oxford, AR6167343,9334,667

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      Oxford, AR6167343,9334,667
      Source: The Oxford, 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.