This webpage contains crime data for Perry County, Arkansas. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Perry County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Perry County, Arkansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 2005 and 2008 there were 372 total crimes reported in Perry County, Arkansas (94 of them violent). Of the 93 crimes that transpire each year in Perry County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Perry County, Arkansas 93 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 5 rapes, and over one hundred thefts (including 13 automobile thefts).
Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Perry County, Arkansas for 4 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Perry County has diminished by 23 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 157 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid drop off in crime over the last 4 years in Perry County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to seventy for Perry County, Arkansas in 2009.
Crime Data Information
Perry County, Arkansas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Perry County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.