Reported Annual Crime In Ward

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWard/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime185n/a (estimate)3,6953,6342,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWard/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a20.08.65.3
Rape19n/a379.568.341.7
Robbery0n/a0.064.498.0
Assault42n/a838.8413.6248.9
Violent crime62n/a (estimate)1,238555383
Burglary39n/a778.9727.7430.4
Theft77n/a1,537.82,109.51,694.4
Vehicle theft7n/a139.8241.4237.4
Property crime123n/a (estimate)2,4573,0792,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Ward, AR is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 2% higher than the average of crimes committed in Arkansas. It is also 35% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Ward, AR shows a crime rate that is 123% higher than the Arkansas average. The crime rate is also 223% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Ward, AR is shown to be 20% lower than the Arkansas average and 4% higher than the national average.
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The Ward crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ward as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Ward crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ward is 35% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.12 daily crimes that occur in Ward.
  • Ward is safer than 6% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Ward you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Ward has increased by 15%.

Compare Ward, AR Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Ward (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Ward, AR per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Arkansas and on a national level. In Ward, AR the total number of daily crimes is 1.02 times more than the Arkansas average and 1.35 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Ward, AR is 2.23 times more than the Arkansas average and 3.23 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Ward, AR has a daily crime rate that is 1.25 times less than the Arkansas average and 1.04 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Ward (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Ward, AR compared to other areas of Arkansas, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Ward, AR safer than 11% when compared to other Arkansas cities, and 6% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from 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 Ward, AR. At this time, Ward, AR sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ward

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ward is 1 in 81
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ward is 1 in 41
The chance of being a victim of crime in Ward is 1 in 28
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Ward, AR? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Ward, AR you have a 1 in 81 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 41 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ward, AR.

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

The year over year crime rate for Ward, AR is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Ward, 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 34% in Ward, AR, while property crimes in Ward, AR have increased by 7%. Crimes in total for Ward, AR have increased by 15% year over year.

Ward police department

ItemWardArkansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)105,164558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.93.3
There are a total of 10 Ward police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.1% less than the Arkansas average and 25.8% 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
Higginson, AR6890150150
Austin, AR3,108196513709
Cabot, AR25,4072181,5541,773
Vilonia, AR4,298871,9372,024
McRae, AR8253021,9612,262
Carlisle, AR2,123922,9573,050
Enola, AR3166323,5084,141
Ward, AR4,6081,2382,4573,695

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pittsburg, TX4,6084012,8933,294
Marlow, OK4,6072432,4782,721
Kaplan, LA4,6073681,1471,515
Devine, TX4,6071653,1773,342
El Cerro Mission, NM4,6067463,7524,498
Ward, AR4,6081,2382,4573,695
Source: The Ward, AR crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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