The city of Lavaca, with a total population of 2,418, experienced 108 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 111.66 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 64.72% difference making Lavaca lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 6 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Lavaca also handled 21 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Barling and Fort Smith, Lavaca is a safer place to live.
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The city of Lavaca experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Lavaca totaled 6 violent crimes and 21 non-violent crimes.
During 2014-2017, Lavaca experienced 30 violent crimes. Of those, another 6 were for legacy rape, and 24 were for aggravated assault.