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Total crime 67%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 74%
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 peopleSheridan/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41n/a (estimate)8283,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.08.05.0
Rape4n/a80.777.242.6
Robbery1n/a20.251.681.6
Assault9n/a181.7447.8250.2
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)283585379
Burglary20n/a403.7599.6340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,012.61,549.5
Vehicle theft7n/a141.3245.9219.9
Property crime27n/a (estimate)5452,8582,110

Key findings

  • Sheridan crime rates are 67% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sheridan are 26% lower than the national average
  • In Sheridan you have a 1 in 121 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sheridan is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sheridan has decreased by 78%

Sheridan crime map

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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 4.16 times less than the Arkansas average and 3.01 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Sheridan, is 2.07 times less than the Arkansas average, and it is 1.34 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Sheridan has a daily crime average that is 5.24 times less than the Arkansas average and 3.87 times less 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 74% of Arkansas cities, and 51% 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 above 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 354
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sheridan is 1 in 184
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sheridan is 1 in 121
      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 354. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 184 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 121.

      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 decreased by 7% in Sheridan, while property crimes in Sheridan have decreased by 84%. Total crime has decreased by 78% year over year.

      Sheridan police department

      ItemSheridanArkansasNational
      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
      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
      Redfield, AR1,6822561,4711,726
      Haskell, AR4,3763391,5911,930
      Tull, AR5855432,6513,193
      Prattsville, AR3577073,4524,158
      Poyen, AR3478694,2475,116
      Leola, AR5338874,3345,221
      Sheridan, AR4,794283545828

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Evansdale, IA4,7943782,1232,501
      Greenfield, OH4,7943081,8712,179
      Singac, NJ4,7931429141,056
      West Pittston, PA4,7931699911,160
      Carle Place, NY4,796122467589
      Sheridan, AR4,794283545828
      Source: The Sheridan, 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.