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Prairie Grove, Arkansas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 445 total crimes reported in Prairie Grove, Arkansas (51 of them violent). Of the 64 crimes that transpire each year in Prairie Grove, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Prairie Grove, Arkansas 64 times a year.

Total Crime in Prairie Grove, Arkansas (2001-2002, 2004-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Prairie Grove, Arkansas for 7 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Prairie Grove has climbed by 66 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 92 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 7 years in Prairie Grove. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over one hundred for Prairie Grove, Arkansas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Prairie Grove, Arkansas (2001-2002, 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 Prairie Grove, Arkansas (2001-2002, 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

Prairie Grove, 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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