It is located in Sebastian County, AR. It has a population of 88,437 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 599.07 per 10.000 people. There have been 5,298 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Fort Smith are larceny/theft crimes - 3,345 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 7 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 787 felony charges and 4,511 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Fort Smith averaged 7,586 violent crimes. Of that total, 50 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 796 was for legacy rape, 1,236 was for robbery, and 5,504 was for aggravated assault.