Faulkner County had 3,450 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 864.78 per 100.000 population which is by 17.02% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 116 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 Faulkner is larceny/theft - 576 arrests followed by burglary - 259 and motor vehicle theft - 106 arrests.
Violent crime in Faulkner County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with 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 5.7% lower.
Most of the county arrests fall into 31-40 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 61-70 years old.