Osceola has a population of 6,984. During the past three years, Osceola saw 1,165 arrests. For 2017, the Osceola's arrest rate totaled 823.31 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 160.09% makes Osceola higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 155 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Osceola also totaled 420 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Blytheville and Dell, Osceola is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Osceola had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Osceola averaged 155 violent crimes and 420 non-violent crimes.
The city of Osceola experienced 1,491 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 16 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 97 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 125, and the aggravated assault total was 1,253.
It is situated in Mississippi county, Arkansas with a total number of 38 employees - 1 female, 24 male officers and 13 civilians. Osceola PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AR0470200, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.