Crittenden County had 1,299 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 848.99 per 100.000 population which is by 14.88% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 143 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Benton and county Craighead it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Crittenden is larceny/theft - 162 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 118 and burglary - 83 arrests.
Violent crime in Crittenden County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 188.58% higher.
Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 51-60 years old.