Okemah has a population of 3,239. During the past three years, Okemah saw 420 arrests. For 2017, the Okemah's arrest rate totaled 410.62 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 29.72% makes Okemah higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 18 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Okemah also totaled 115 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Boley and Weleetka, Okemah is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Okemah had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Okemah averaged 18 violent crimes and 115 non-violent crimes.
The city of Okemah experienced 88 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 19 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 9, and the aggravated assault total was 57.
It is situated in Okfuskee county, Oklahoma with a total number of 13 employees - 0 female, 8 male officers and 5 civilians. Okemah PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is OK0540100, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.