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Total crime 86%
Violent crime 130%
Property crime 77%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleShirley/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,363 (estimate)3,2852,346
Murdern/an/an/a10.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a73.538.4
Robberyn/an/an/a52.073.9
Assaultn/an/an/a535.8279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)893 (estimate)672388
Burglaryn/an/an/a523.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,828.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a261.8246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,471 (estimate)2,6131,958

Key findings

  • Shirley crime rates are 86% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Shirley are 130% higher than the national average
  • In Shirley you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Shirley is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Shirley has decreased by 5%

Shirley crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Shirley (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Shirley

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Shirley is 1 in 113
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Shirley is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Shirley is 1 in 23

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

      Shirley police department

      ItemShirleyArkansasNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Greers Ferry, AR92601,4051,405
      Clinton, AR2,5651601,8762,036
      Higden, AR1115081,9772,485
      Fairfield Bay, AR2,4165981,9332,531
      Leslie, AR5199513,6984,649
      Dennard, AR3979523,7034,655
      Shirley, AR3698933,4714,363

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Calion, AR3698873,4504,338
      Farnhamville, IA3694242,3692,793
      Secor, IL3696072,2222,829
      Dunmor, KY3693762,5822,958
      Geneva, MN3693622,7653,127
      Shirley, AR3698933,4714,363
      Source: The Shirley, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.