The county of Monroe had 116 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 697.45 per 100,000 residents. This is 5.63% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 2 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Monroe also processed 48 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Craighead, Monroe is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Monroe is larceny/theft totaling 36, followed by motor vehicle theft, and then burglary.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Monroe County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Monroe tallied 2 violent crimes and 48 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Monroe is lower by 5.63% than the national average.
The majority of arrests made in Monroe are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.