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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 36%
Property crime 4%
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 peoplePrairie Grove/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime150n/a (estimate)2,2743,4432,489
Murder1n/a15.28.05.0
Rape6n/a91.077.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.681.6
Assault9n/a136.5447.8250.2
Violent crime16n/a (estimate)243585379
Burglary27n/a409.4599.6340.5
Theft103n/a1,561.82,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a60.7245.9219.9
Property crime134n/a (estimate)2,0322,8582,110

Key findings

  • Prairie Grove crime rates are 9% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Prairie Grove are 36% lower than the national average
  • In Prairie Grove you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Prairie Grove is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Prairie Grove has decreased by 11%

Prairie Grove crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Prairie Grove (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Prairie Grove, AR per 100,000 people. In Prairie Grove, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.51 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.09 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Prairie Grove is 2.41 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.56 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Prairie Grove has a daily crime rate that is 1.41 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.04 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Prairie Grove (higher is better)

      How safe is Prairie Grove, Arkansas compared to other cities in Arkansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Prairie Grove is safer than 66% of the cities in Arkansas and 41% 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 Prairie Grove. Overall, Prairie Grove is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Prairie Grove

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Prairie Grove is 1 in 413
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Prairie Grove is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Prairie Grove is 1 in 44
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Prairie Grove? In Prairie Grove, AR you have a 1 in 413 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Prairie Grove.

      Year Over Year Crime In Prairie Grove (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Prairie Grove is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Prairie Grove has increased by 31%, while the property crime rate in Prairie Grove has decreased by 15% year over year. The number of total crimes in Prairie Grove has decreased by 11% year over year.

      Prairie Grove police department

      ItemPrairie GroveArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)115,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
      There are a total of 11 Prairie Grove police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17% less than the Arkansas average and 24.8% 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
      Tontitown, AR2,82892448540
      Elm Springs, AR2,23997475572
      Watts, OK320323645968
      Farmington, AR6,4704479071,354
      Greenland, AR1,5164141,0341,448
      West Fork, AR2,4911871,2721,460
      Lincoln, AR2,1223602,0402,400
      Prairie Grove, AR4,9972432,0322,274

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Davison, MI4,996205780985
      Chisholm, MN4,9961231,2101,333
      Pupukea, HI4,99874738812
      Brookshire, TX4,9993931,4661,860
      Forest Hills, TN4,999155689844
      Prairie Grove, AR4,9972432,0322,274
      Source: The Prairie Grove, 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.