Texarkana has a population of 30,334. During the past three years, Texarkana saw 5,362 arrests. For 2017, the Texarkana's arrest rate totaled 525.81 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 66.11% makes Texarkana higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 240 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Texarkana also totaled 1,355 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 70%, the least crimes have committed people between 31-40 - 30%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Black race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.
Overall, Texarkana had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Texarkana averaged 240 violent crimes and 1,355 non-violent crimes.
The city of Texarkana experienced 3,312 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 24 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 169 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 547, and the aggravated assault total was 2,572.