Baxter County, AR Arrest Records

Baxter County, AR is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.39 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Pulaski, Washington, Boone, Saline, White counties in Arkansas.
Baxter County, AR property crime rate is 16.61 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 551 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 9.54% compared to 2015.

Baxter County, AR Crime Rate

Total arrests in Baxter County in 2016 increased by 8.84% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 67 to 57 while non-violent crime increased by 11.44% from 612 to 682.

5 Crimes In Baxter County, AR in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 551
Burglary 84
Motor vehicle theft 47
Aggravated assault 43
Revised rape 13

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Baxter County decreased by 14.93% from 2015 and increased by 90% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 30 to 57. In 2016 violent crime rate in Baxter County was 70.42% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.139%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Baxter County increased by 11.44% from 2015 and increased by 4.44% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 653 to 682. In 2016 property crime rate in Baxter County was 41.57% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.661%.

How Baxter stands up against other counties

Baxter vs. Union

You’ll be in more risk in Baxter compared to Union county that had 51.66% lower crime rate compared to Baxter county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.3166 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0501 in Union county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.1446 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5014 in Union county.

Baxter vs. Mississippi

You’ll be in more risk in Baxter compared to Mississippi county that had 55.25% lower crime rate compared to Baxter county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0244 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0467 in Mississippi county.
Larceny rates of 13.4187 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.0388 in Mississippi county.

Names with the most arrests in Baxter

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Baxter, Arkansas, the most crimes, that's 33.15% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Baxter County is 0.46% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.93 daily crimes that occur in Baxter County.
  • Baxter, AR is more violent than Union.
  • In Baxter County you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Baxter, AR have increased by 8.84%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Baxter, AR

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  • Date of Birth: 02-15-1993 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 02-10-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 70 inches
  • Weight: 190 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 240 Tucker, AR 72168-0240
  • State: Arkansas
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  • Booking Date: 2020-02-10 00:00:00
  • Location: Tucker Unit (Address: 2400 State Farm Road, Tucker, AR 72168-0240)
  • Summary: Police in the area of Baxter, Arkansas arrested James R Colson on February 10, 2020. Colson is 27 years old, weighs 190 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. He was charged with Poss Cont Sub Sched l,ll Meth Cocaine < 2g, Poss Drug Paraphernalia Man Cont Sub.  All criminal suspects including James R Colson are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Baxter County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: Jason Tomas Cocherham | Jason Thomas Cockerham | Jason Cockerhan | Jason Cockerman | Jason Cockersham | Jason Cookerham
  • Date of Birth: 04-06-1976 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 44
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 70 inches
  • Weight: 245 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 1630, Malvern, AR 72104
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-06-28 00:00:00
  • Location: Ouachita River Correct. Unit (Address: 100 Walco Lane, Malvern, AR 72104)
  • Summary: Jason Cockerham was arrested on June 28, 2019 in Baxter, Arkansas on charges of Commercial Burglary - Probation Revocation, Theft of Property >= ,000 < ,000 - Probation Revocation, Theft of Property >= ,000 < ,000. He is 44 years old, 70 inches tall, with brown hair, hazel eyes and weighs 245 lbs. pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Cockerham is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Baxter County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: Wiliam Amos Cobb | William Amos Cobb Jr | William Amus Cobb | Willie Cobb
  • Date of Birth: 06-16-1980 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-02-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 70 inches
  • Weight: 203 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 180 Brickeys, AR 72320-0179
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2020-04-02 00:00:00
  • Location: East AR Region.Unit (Address: 326 Lee 601, Brickeys, AR 72320-0180)
  • Summary: Arrested on April 02, 2020 was 39-year-old William A Cobb who is 70 inches tall, weighs 203 lbs. and has brown eyes. Baxter County Law Enforcement is charging Cobb with Breaking And Entering, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Baxter, Arkansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Baxter County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 06-06-1968 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 07-01-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 51
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 67 inches
  • Weight: 204 lbs.
  • Hair: Red
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 1010, Wrightsville, AR 72183-1000
  • State: Arkansas
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  • Booking Date: 2019-07-01 00:00:00
  • Location: Wrightsville Women's Facility (Address: 22526 Asher Road, Wrightsville, AR 72206)
  • Summary: On July 01, 2019, Baxter County Law Enforcement arrested 51-year-old Rachel Callaway for Deliver Meth Cocaine => 2g < 10g, Possess W Purpose Del Meth Cocaine=> 10g < 200g, Use of Communication Device in Baxter, Arkansas. She is 67 inches tall, weighs 204 lbs. and has blue eyes. Deliver Meth Cocaine => 2g < 10g, Possess W Purpose Del Meth Cocaine=> 10g < 200g, Use of Communication Device is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Callaway may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Baxter County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 09-28-1995 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 03-24-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Asian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 71 inches
  • Weight: 149 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 180 Brickeys, AR 72320-0179
  • State: Arkansas
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  • Booking Date: 2020-03-24 00:00:00
  • Location: East AR Region.Unit (Address: 326 Lee 601, Brickeys, AR 72320-0180)
  • Summary: 24-year-old Timothy J Burkhartjr, arrested March 24, 2020 in Baxter, Arkansas for Endgr Welf.Of Minor 1st Dg, Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Burkhartjr’s status may be obtained from the following: Baxter County Law Enforcement.