This webpage contains crime data for Lincoln County, Arkansas. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Lincoln County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Lincoln County, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 745 total crimes reported in Lincoln County, Arkansas (95 of them violent). Of the 124 crimes that transpire each year in Lincoln County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Lincoln County, Arkansas 124 times a year. This includes 4 murders, 10 rapes, and close to four hundred thefts (including 12 automobile thefts).
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Lincoln County, Arkansas for 6 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Lincoln County has climbed by 46 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 rapid worsening in crime over the last 6 years in Lincoln County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to two hundred for Lincoln County, Arkansas in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Lincoln 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 2004, because of changes in reporting practices, annexations, and/or incomplete data, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.