The city of Jacksonville, with a total population of 28,540, experienced 4,699 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 536.79 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 69.58% difference making Jacksonville higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 261 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Jacksonville also handled 1,271 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Maumelle and North Little Rock, Jacksonville is a more dangerous place to live.
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When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Black race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.
The city of Jacksonville experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Jacksonville totaled 261 violent crimes and 1,271 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Jacksonville experienced 2,632 violent crimes. Of those, 25 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 225 were for legacy rape, 364 were for robbery, and 2,018 were for aggravated assault.