Total crime 48%
Violent crime 20%
Property crime 60%
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 peopleSheridan/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime188n/a (estimate)3,8203,4572,580
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)305544381
Vehicle theft11n/a223.5236.0228.9
Property crime173n/a (estimate)3,5152,9132,200

Key findings

  • Sheridan crime rates are 48% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sheridan are 20% lower than the national average
  • In Sheridan you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sheridan is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sheridan has decreased by 10%

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

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      Daily Crime In Sheridan (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Sheridan for every 100,000 residents. The Sheridan total amount of daily crime is 1.11 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.48 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Sheridan, is 1.78 times less than the Arkansas average, and it is 1.25 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Sheridan has a daily crime average that is 1.21 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.60 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Sheridan (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Sheridan, Arkansas compared to other areas of Arkansas, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Sheridan safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Sheridan is safer than 46% of Arkansas cities, and 24% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Arkansas, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Sheridan. At this time, Sheridan sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sheridan

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sheridan is 1 in 329
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sheridan is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sheridan is 1 in 27
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Sheridan? If you reside in Sheridan, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 329. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 29 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Sheridan, is 1 in 27.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Sheridan is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Sheridan has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 48% in Sheridan, while property crimes in Sheridan have decreased by 13%. Total crime has decreased by 10% year over year.

      Sheridan police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)285,164558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents6.02.93.3
      There are a total of 28 Sheridan police officers. This results in 6.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 104% greater than the Arkansas average and 85% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Arkansas

      StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
      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
      Haskell, AR4,3764097741,183
      Redfield, AR1,682631,2671,331
      Tull, AR5855052,7023,206
      Prattsville, AR3576573,5184,175
      Poyen, AR3478084,3295,137
      Leola, AR5338254,4175,242
      Sheridan, AR4,7943053,5153,820

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Greenfield, OH4,7942862,9723,258
      Evansdale, IA4,7945632,7343,297
      West Pittston, PA4,7931699911,160
      Singac, NJ4,7931429611,103
      Carle Place, NY4,796119490609
      Sheridan, AR4,7943053,5153,820
      Source: The Sheridan, 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.