Phillips amassed 52 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Phillips’s arrest rate was 2,626.26 per 100,000 residents. The county of Phillips is 255.37% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 5 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Phillips also experienced 21 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Cleveland, Phillips is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Phillips, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 14 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Phillips, is burglary, and the third most common is rape.
In Phillips, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Phillips has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Phillips experienced 5 violent crimes and 21 non-violent crimes. When comparing Phillips to the national average of 739.02, Phillips is higher by 255.37% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Phillips are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 41-50.