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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 40%
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 peoplePrescott/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime44n/a (estimate)1,4743,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape3n/a100.577.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.051.681.6
Assault3n/a100.5447.8250.2
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)201585379
Burglaryn/an/an/a599.6340.5
Theft34n/a1,139.02,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft4n/a134.0245.9219.9
Property crime38n/a (estimate)1,2732,8582,110

Key findings

  • Prescott crime rates are 41% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Prescott are 47% lower than the national average
  • In Prescott you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Prescott is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Prescott has decreased by 35%

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      Daily Crime In Prescott (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Prescott

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Prescott is 1 in 498
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Prescott is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Prescott is 1 in 68

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

      Prescott police department

      ItemPrescottArkansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)115,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.32.93.3
      There are a total of 11 Prescott police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.5% greater than the Arkansas average and 2% 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
      Gurdon, AR2,0909181,5472,465
      Oakhaven, AR986973,4034,100
      Perrytown, AR3787203,5174,237
      Blevins, AR3067693,7564,524
      Hope, AR9,9687244,0974,821
      Okolona, AR1228264,0344,859
      Emmet, AR6088344,0774,911
      Prescott, AR3,1762011,2731,474

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Barnegat, NJ3,176111717828
      Delmar, MD3,1753691,7862,155
      Ridgemark, CA3,175102541643
      Salem Heights, OH3,175100702802
      Mount Penn, PA3,1771868531,039
      Prescott, AR3,1762011,2731,474
      Source: The Prescott, 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.