Sevier amassed 318 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Sevier’s arrest rate was 549.97 per 100,000 residents. The county of Sevier is 25.58% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 24 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Sevier also experienced 69 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Sevier is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Sevier, the most common crime is burglary which accounts for 34 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Sevier, is larceny/theft, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Sevier, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Sevier has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Sevier experienced 24 violent crimes and 69 non-violent crimes. When comparing Sevier to the national average of 739.02, Sevier is lower by 25.58% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Sevier are perpetrated by people between the ages of 41-50. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.