Pocola has a population of 4,073. During the past three years, Pocola saw 184 arrests. For 2017, the Pocola's arrest rate totaled 98.21 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 68.98% makes Pocola lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 10 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Pocola also totaled 30 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Howe and Shady Point, Pocola is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Pocola had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Pocola averaged 10 violent crimes and 30 non-violent crimes.
The city of Pocola experienced 55 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 6 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 4, and the aggravated assault total was 41.