Poinsett amassed 30 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Poinsett’s arrest rate was 29.14 per 100,000 residents. The county of Poinsett is 96.06% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 6 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Poinsett also experienced 1 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Cleveland, Poinsett is a safer place to reside.
In Poinsett, the most common crime is rape which accounts for 4 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Poinsett, is aggravated assault, and the third most common is burglary.
In Poinsett, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Poinsett has a higher rate of violent crime. During 2016, Poinsett experienced 6 violent crimes and 1 non-violent crimes. When comparing Poinsett to the national average of 739.12, Poinsett is lower by 96.06% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Poinsett are perpetrated by people between the ages of 41-50. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.