Yell amassed 733 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Yell’s arrest rate was 1,173.91 per 100,000 residents. The county of Yell is 58.85% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 63 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Yell also experienced 190 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Benton and Craighead, Yell is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Yell, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 100 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Yell, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Yell, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Yell has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Yell experienced 63 violent crimes and 190 non-violent crimes. When comparing Yell to the national average of 739.02, Yell is higher by 58.85% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Yell are perpetrated by people between the ages of 31-40. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 51-60.