800 Fayetteville Road, Van Buren AR, 72956
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Van Buren Police Department Arrest Records

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.

Officer Employee Rate

The Van Buren PD employee rate for 2017 was 2.47 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.

The Agency Violent Crime Statistics

In 2017 the agency had 97 reported violent crimes where 63 crimes were cleared.

Van Buren PD Violent Crime by Type

For 2017 there were 97 reported violent crimes in total, where:

  • 0 Homicide Incidents
  • 10 Rape Incidents
  • 8 Robbery
  • 79 Aggravated Assaults

Aggravated Assault Victim Demographics

The 2017 police agency report showed that Residence Home was the place with the most aggravated assaults, where most of the victims’ relationship was classified as Acquaintance.

Aggravated Assault Victims Demographics by Location for 2017

Residence Home 49
Parking Garage/Lot 16
Highway/Alley/Street/Sidewalk 10
Unknown 2
Convenience Store 1
Park/Playground 1
Victims w/ reported location 79

Aggravated Assault Victim Demographics by the Relationship to the Offender for 2017

Acquaintance 27
Otherwise Known 16
Boyfriend/Girlfriend 12
Spouse 11
Stranger 6
Other Family Member 4
Offender 3
Relationship Unknown 3
Parent 2
In Law 2
Ex Spouse 1
Stepchild 1
Sibling 1
Neighbor 1
Child 1
Victims w/ reported relationship to offender 91

Violent Crime Offender and Victim Demographics

For the last 10 years the majority of the crimes fall into aggravated assault crimes where most of the offenders were aged between 20-29. The age group of the majority of victims on the other hand were 20-29 years old.

Victims by Age Groups

0-9 1
10-19 16
20-29 30
30-39 26
40-49 18
50-59 5
60-69 2
70-79 0
80-89 0
90-99 0
Unknown 1
Victims w/ reported age 99

Offenders by Age Groups

0-9 0
10-19 15
20-29 31
30-39 27
40-49 17
50-59 3
60-69 0
70-79 1
80-89 0
90-99 0
Unknown 0
Offenders w/ reported age 94

Victims by Gender

Offenders by Gender

Property Crimes by Type

The police department had 704 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 1 arson, 227 burglaries, 448 larceny/theft and 29 motor vehicle theft cases.

  • Agency name: Van Buren Police Department
  • State:Arkansas
  • City: Van Buren
  • Type: City
  • Address: 800 Fayetteville Road
  • Phone Number: (479) 474-1234
  • Fax: (479) 474-0203
  • Email: ChiefBell@vanburencity.org
  • Website: http://www.vanburenpd.org/

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