Pulaski amassed 6,445 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Pulaski’s arrest rate was 563.76 per 100,000 residents. The county of Pulaski is 23.71% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 412 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Pulaski also experienced 1,805 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Pulaski is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Pulaski, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1,093 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Pulaski, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Pulaski, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Pulaski has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Pulaski experienced 412 violent crimes and 1,805 non-violent crimes. When comparing Pulaski to the national average of 739.02, Pulaski is lower by 23.71% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Pulaski are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 61-70.