It is situated in Saline county, Arkansas with a total number of 88 employees - 3 female, 61 male officers and 24 civilians. Benton PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AR0630100, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.
The Benton PD employee rate for 2017 was 2.4 employees per 1000 inhabitants. The police department employee rate is lower than the national average of 2.5.
In 2017 the agency had 144 reported violent crimes where 77 crimes were cleared.
For 2017 there were 144 reported violent crimes in total, where:
The 2017 police agency report showed that Residence Home was the place with the most aggravated assaults, where most of the victims’ relationship was classified as Otherwise Known.
|Drug Store/Doctors Office/Hospital||1|
|Victims w/ reported location||109|
|Other Family Member||4|
|Victims w/ reported relationship to offender||130|
For the last 10 years the majority of the crimes fall into aggravated assault crimes where most of the offenders were aged between 30-39. The age group of the majority of victims on the other hand were 30-39 years old.
|Victims w/ reported age||139|
|Offenders w/ reported age||139|
The police department had 1430 property crimes reported in 2017, there were 2 arson, 228 burglaries, 1079 larceny/theft and 123 motor vehicle theft cases.