This page contains crime rates for Lonoke County, Arkansas. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Lonoke County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Lonoke County, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 1999 and 2008 there were 13,449 total crimes reported in Lonoke County, Arkansas (1,503 of them violent). Of the 1,345 crimes that take place per year in Lonoke County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Lonoke County, Arkansas every 6 hours. This includes 15 murders, 127 rapes, and just about nine thousand thefts (including 605 car thefts).
In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Lonoke County, Arkansas for all 10 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Lonoke County has risen by 76%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 61%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 10 years in Lonoke County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least two thousand for Lonoke County, Arkansas in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Lonoke 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.