The county of Lonoke had 1,605 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 707.48 per 100,000 residents. This is 4.27% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 85 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lonoke also processed 426 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Craighead, Lonoke is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lonoke is larceny/theft totaling 233, followed by motor vehicle theft, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lonoke County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Lonoke tallied 85 violent crimes and 426 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Lonoke is lower by 4.27% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Lonoke are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 61-70.