This page contains crime numbers for Calhoun County, Arkansas. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Calhoun County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Calhoun County, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2003 and 2008 there were 219 total crimes reported in Calhoun County, Arkansas (24 of them violent). Of the 44 crimes that happen every year in Calhoun County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Calhoun County, Arkansas 44 times a year. This includes 3 murders, 3 rapes, and greater than one hundred thefts (including 16 auto thefts).
Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Calhoun County, Arkansas for 5 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Calhoun County has grown by 36%. During the same interval, violent crime decreased by 400%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 5 years in Calhoun County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit almost sixty for Calhoun County, Arkansas in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Calhoun County, Arkansas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:
- In 2003, due to changes in reporting practices, annexatioins, and/or incomplete data, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.