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Van Buren, AR Arrest Record Search

Van Buren has a population of 23,456. During the past three years, Van Buren saw 2,734 arrests. For 2017, the Van Buren's arrest rate totaled 341.49 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 7.88% makes Van Buren higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 97 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Van Buren also totaled 704 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Alma and Mountainburg, Van Buren is a safer place to live.

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  • 801Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 341.49Crime Rate
  • 41.35Violent Crime Rate
  • 300.14Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Van Buren had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Van Buren averaged 97 violent crimes and 704 non-violent crimes.

Van Buren Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Van Buren experienced 821 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 100 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 70, and the aggravated assault total was 648.

Van Buren City Police Department

It is situated in Crawford county, Arkansas with a total number of 58 employees - 4 female, 40 male officers and 14 civilians. Van Buren PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AR0170100, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Van Buren Police Department
  • State: Arkansas
  • City: Van Buren
  • Type: City
  • Address: 800 Fayetteville Road
  • Phone Number: (479) 474-1234
  • Website: http://www.vanburenpd.org/

Total Crime Rate in Van Buren

YearCrime Rate
2007402.02
2008359.89
2010315.53
2011317.47
2012372.86
2013433.16
2014378.08
2015403.77
2016431.85
2017341.49
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