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Eureka Springs, Arkansas Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Eureka Springs, Arkansas. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Eureka Springs compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Eureka Springs, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2004 and 2008 there were 589 total crimes reported in Eureka Springs, Arkansas (43 of them violent). Of the 118 crimes that transpire each year in Eureka Springs, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Eureka Springs, Arkansas 118 times a year.

Total Crime in Eureka Springs, Arkansas (2004-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 or 2003, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Eureka Springs, Arkansas for 5 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Eureka Springs has diminished by 19 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime was relatively constant. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow worsening in crime over the last 5 years in Eureka Springs. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over one hundred for Eureka Springs, Arkansas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Eureka Springs, Arkansas (2004-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in cities like Eureka Springs, Arkansas (2004-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Eureka Springs, 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 2004, because of changes in reporting practices, annexations, and/or incomplete data, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
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