Pike amassed 202 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Pike’s arrest rate was 507.76 per 100,000 residents. The county of Pike is 31.29% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 2 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Pike also experienced 53 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Pike is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Pike, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 33 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Pike, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Pike, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Pike has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Pike experienced 2 violent crimes and 53 non-violent crimes. When comparing Pike to the national average of 739.02, Pike is lower by 31.29% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Pike are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.