Pea Ridge has a population of 5,506. During the past three years, Pea Ridge saw 372 arrests. For 2017, the Pea Ridge's arrest rate totaled 212.50 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 32.87% makes Pea Ridge lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 19 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pea Ridge also totaled 98 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Bella Vista and Bentonville, Pea Ridge is a more dangerous place to live.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 37.9%, the least crimes have committed people between 51-60 - 2.3%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to White race, whilst the least arrests had Black race.
Overall, Pea Ridge had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Pea Ridge averaged 19 violent crimes and 98 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pea Ridge experienced 154 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 31 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 2, and the aggravated assault total was 121.
It is situated in Benton county, Arkansas with a total number of 15 employees - 1 female, 13 male officers and 1 civilians. Pea Ridge PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AR0040400, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.