Columbia County, AR Arrest Records

Columbia County, AR is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.13 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Pulaski, Garland, Boone, Saline, White counties in Arkansas.
Columbia County, AR property crime rate is 2.22 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 28 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 75.00% compared to 2015.

Columbia County, AR Crime Rate

Total arrests in Columbia County in 2016 increased by 31.15% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 23 to 27 while non-violent crime increased by 39.47% from 38 to 53.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 28
Aggravated assault 24
Larceny-theft 23
Murder 2
Motor vehicle theft 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Columbia County increased by 17.39% from 2015 and decreased by 34.15% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 41 to 27. In 2016 violent crime rate in Columbia County was 75.93% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.113%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Columbia County increased by 39.47% from 2015 and decreased by 75% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 212 to 53. In 2016 property crime rate in Columbia County was 92.2% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.222%.

How Columbia stands up against other counties

Columbia vs. Poinsett

You’ll be in more risk in Columbia compared to Poinsett county that had 91.29% lower crime rate compared to Columbia county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.0041 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0833 in Poinsett county.
Arson rates of 0.0837 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Poinsett county.

Columbia vs. Ouachita

You’ll be in more safety in Columbia compared to Ouachita county that had 58.69% higher crime rate compared to Columbia county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.0041 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1619 in Ouachita county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.0837 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5810 in Ouachita county.

Names with the most arrests in Columbia

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Columbia, Arkansas, the most crimes, that's 31.91% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Columbia County is 0.9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.92 daily crimes that occur in Columbia County.
  • Columbia, AR is more violent than Poinsett.
  • In Columbia County you have a 1 in 299 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Columbia, AR have increased by 31.15%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Columbia, AR

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  • Date of Birth: 06-13-1990 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 12-30-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 67 inches
  • Weight: 156 lbs.
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 240 Tucker, AR 72168-0240
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-12-30 00:00:00
  • Location: Tucker Unit (Address: 2400 State Farm Road, Tucker, AR 72168-0240)
  • Summary: 29-year-old Stephen B Cox, arrested December 30, 2019 in Columbia, Arkansas for Deliver Meth Cocaine=> 10g< 200g, Simul. Poss Of Drg/Firearm, Possess W Purpose Del Meth Cocaine=> 10g < 200g, Poss Drug Paraphernalia Man Meth Cocaine. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Cox’s status may be obtained from the following: Columbia County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: Myron Demain Calvin | Myron Demaine Colvin
  • Date of Birth: 08-29-1988 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 08-02-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 70 inches
  • Weight: 167 lbs.
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 1000, Wrightsville, AR 72183-1000
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-02 00:00:00
  • Location: Wrightsville Unit (Address: 8400 Hwy. 386 East, Wrightsville, AR 72183)
  • Summary: Columbia County Law Enforcement arrested 31-year-old Myron D Colvin on August 02, 2019. The charge against Colvin is Failure To Register - Probation Revocation. He weighs 167 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes;  Colvin and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Columbia County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 06-25-1978 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 10-08-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 63 inches
  • Weight: 134 lbs.
  • Hair: Blonde
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: 302 Corrections Drive Newport, Arkansas 72112
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-10-08 00:00:00
  • Location: McPherson Unit (Address: 302 Corrections Drive Newport, Arkansas 72112)
  • Summary: On October 08, 2019, Robin Cauldwell, 41, was arrested by police near Columbia, Arkansas and charged with Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine - Probation Revocation. She is 63 inches tall, weighs 134 lbs. and has brown eyes. Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine - Probation Revocation, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Cauldwell’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Columbia County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: John R Butcher | X Magnolia
  • Date of Birth: 02-08-1965 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 10-08-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 55
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 64 inches
  • Weight: 186 lbs.
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 240 Tucker, AR 72168-0240
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-10-08 00:00:00
  • Location: Tucker Unit (Address: 2400 State Farm Road, Tucker, AR 72168-0240)
  • Summary: Police in the area of Columbia, Arkansas arrested John R Butcher on October 08, 2019. Butcher is 55 years old, weighs 186 lbs. with black hair and blue eyes. He was charged with Breaking And Entering - Probation Revocation, Commercial Burglary - Habitual Offender, Theft of Property >= ,000 < ,000 - Habitual Offender.  All criminal suspects including John R Butcher are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Columbia County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: J Burton Jr | J. J Burton Jr | J. J. Burton Jr | James D Burton Jr
  • Date of Birth: 06-16-1978 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 08-06-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 67 inches
  • Weight: 180 lbs.
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Black
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: 305 East 5th Street Texarkana, AR 71854
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-06 00:00:00
  • Location: Texarkana Reg Maint (Address: 305 East 5th Street Texarkana, AR 71854)
  • Summary: James D Burton was arrested on August 06, 2019 in Columbia, Arkansas on charges of Battery-1st Degree. He is 41 years old, 67 inches tall, with black hair, black eyes and weighs 180 lbs. pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Burton is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Columbia County Law Enforcement.

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