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Total crime 90%
Violent crime 102%
Property crime 87%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Point/100k peopleArkansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,890 (estimate)3,4572,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a72.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a52.986.2
Assaultn/an/an/a410.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)770 (estimate)544381
Burglaryn/an/an/a636.8376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,040.21,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a236.0228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)4,121 (estimate)2,9132,200

Key findings

  • West Point crime rates are 90% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in West Point are 102% higher than the national average
  • In West Point you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • West Point is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in West Point has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Point

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Point is 1 in 130
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Point is 1 in 25
      The chance of being a victim of crime in West Point is 1 in 21

      Year Over Year Crime In West Point (per 100,000 people)

      West Point police department

      ItemWest PointArkansasNational
      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.

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      West Point, AR1897704,1214,890

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      West Point, AR1897704,1214,890
      Source: The West Point, 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.