Pope amassed 1,335 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Pope’s arrest rate was 718.11 per 100,000 residents. The county of Pope is 2.83% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 79 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Pope also experienced 379 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Pope is a more dangerous place to reside.
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In Pope, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 188 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Pope, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Pope, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Pope has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Pope experienced 79 violent crimes and 379 non-violent crimes. When comparing Pope to the national average of 739.02, Pope is lower by 2.83% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Pope are perpetrated by people between the ages of 31-40. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.