Reported Annual Crime In Walnut Ridge

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalnut Ridge/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime119n/a (estimate)2,5703,8202,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalnut Ridge/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.25.3
Rape6n/a129.671.740.4
Robbery0n/a0.070.9102.8
Assault16n/a345.6401.0248.5
Violent crime22n/a (estimate)475551386
Burglary21n/a453.6795.5468.9
Theft72n/a1,555.12,233.61,745.0
Vehicle theft4n/a86.4239.4236.9
Property crime97n/a (estimate)2,0953,2692,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Walnut Ridge, AR. All reported Walnut Ridge, AR crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Walnut Ridge, AR overall crime rate is 33% lower than in comparison to the Arkansas average; and is also 9% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Walnut Ridge, AR, the rate is 14% lower than compared to the Arkansas average, and 23% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Walnut Ridge, AR comes in at 36% lower than to the average seen in Arkansas, and 15% lower than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Walnut Ridge is 9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.04 daily crimes that occur in Walnut Ridge.
  • Walnut Ridge is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Walnut Ridge you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Walnut Ridge has increased by 39%.

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Daily Crime In Walnut Ridge (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Walnut Ridge, AR for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Arkansas as well as those across America as a whole. The Walnut Ridge, AR total amount of daily offenses is 1.49 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.10 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Walnut Ridge, AR is 1.16 times less than the Arkansas average, and it is 1.23 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Walnut Ridge, AR has a daily crime figure that is 1.56 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.17 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Walnut Ridge (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Arkansas and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Walnut Ridge, AR? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Walnut Ridge, AR has been ranked safer than 46% of other cities in the state of Arkansas. In addition, Walnut Ridge, AR is safer than 26% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Arkansas and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Walnut Ridge, AR. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Walnut Ridge, AR is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Walnut Ridge

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Walnut Ridge is 1 in 211
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Walnut Ridge is 1 in 48
The chance of being a victim of crime in Walnut Ridge is 1 in 39
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Walnut Ridge, AR? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Walnut Ridge, AR you have a 1 in 211 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 48 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Walnut Ridge, AR.

Year Over Year Crime In Walnut Ridge (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Walnut Ridge, AR is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Walnut Ridge, AR has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 86% in Walnut Ridge, AR, while property crimes in Walnut Ridge, AR have increased by 31%. Crimes in total for Walnut Ridge, AR have increased by 39% year over year.

Walnut Ridge police department

ItemWalnut RidgeArkansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)85,164558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.93.3
There are a total of 8 Walnut Ridge police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44% less than the Arkansas average and 49.2% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Arkansas

StateTotal offendersArkansas /100KNational /100K
Arkansas7,221262222
There are a total of 7,221 sex offenders in Arkansas. This yields a total of 262 sex offenders in Arkansas per 100,000 residents which is 18% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Black Rock, AR692162647809
Hoxie, AR2,7041501,0531,203
Bono, AR2,4532221,2411,462
Delaplaine, AR636573,8994,556
Pocahontas, AR6,4704224,6215,043
Imboden, AR6227424,4045,146
Sedgwick, AR1637674,5495,316
Walnut Ridge, AR4,7234752,0952,570

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Vandercook Lake, MI4,7233701,5391,909
Colville, WA4,724632,4532,517
Seat Pleasant, MD4,7217462,2382,984
Meadows Place, TX4,7211672,4052,573
Houlton, ME4,7254282,2282,656
Walnut Ridge, AR4,7234752,0952,570
Source: The Walnut Ridge, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.