Searcy amassed 158 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Searcy’s arrest rate was 728.00 per 100,000 residents. The county of Searcy is 1.49% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 6 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Searcy also experienced 52 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Searcy is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Searcy, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 29 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Searcy, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Searcy, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Searcy has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Searcy experienced 6 violent crimes and 52 non-violent crimes. When comparing Searcy to the national average of 739.02, Searcy is lower by 1.49% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Searcy are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.