This webpage contains crime figures for Nevada County, Arkansas. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Nevada County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Nevada County, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2001 and 2008 there were 773 total crimes reported in Nevada County, Arkansas (154 of them violent). Of the 129 crimes that occur a year in Nevada County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Nevada County, Arkansas 129 times a year. This includes 4 murders, 4 rapes, and more than four hundred thefts (including 24 motor vehicle thefts).
During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Nevada County, Arkansas for 6 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Nevada County increased by 54 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 14 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 6 years in Nevada County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly two hundred for Nevada County, Arkansas in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Nevada 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 2008, because of changes in the state/local agency's reporting practices, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.