Sherwood, AR Arrest Records

Sherwood, AR is among the most violent cities in the USA with 5.25 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 131st safest city in Arkansas among the 177 cities.
Sherwood, AR property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 40.85 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 915 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 0.55% compared to 2015.

Sherwood Crime Rate

Total arrests in Sherwood 2016 increased by 7.04% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 140 to 161 while non-violent crime increased by 6.1% from 1,181 to 1,253.

5 Crimes In Sherwood, AR in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 915
Burglary 258
Aggravated assault 123
Motor vehicle theft 80
Legacy rape 19

Other Cities in Arkansas with the Most Arrests

Among the 177 cities in state the most dangerous is Little Rock with 3,044 violent crimes that’s 25.63% of total of 11,875. Hot Springs has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 50 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Little Rock 84.30
Eureka Springs 80.61
Pine Bluff 79.38
Blytheville 74.36
Hardy 71.43

Safest Cities in Arkansas

Are you planning a move to Arkansas? Here are the safest cities in Arkansas with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Sherwood is 1 out of 143 up by 0.03% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Shannon Hills and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Amity.

City Arrests
Mammoth Spring 4.13
Amity 4.30
Swifton 5.35
Luxora 5.51
Greenwood 6.40

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Sherwood increased by 15% from 2015 and increased by 8.05% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 149 to 161. In 2016 violent crime rate in Sherwood was 11.84% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.525%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Sherwood increased by 6.1% from 2015 and increased by 27.6% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 982 to 1,253. In 2016 property crime rate in Sherwood was 43.7% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.085%.

How Sherwood stands up against other cities

Sherwood vs. Texarkana

You’ll be in more safety in Sherwood compared to Texarkana that had 32.18% higher crime rate compared to Sherwood according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Texarkana city.
Larceny rates of 29.8279 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 40.6849 in Texarkana.

Sherwood vs. Russellville

You’ll be in more safety in Sherwood compared to Russellville that had 7.27% higher crime rate compared to Sherwood according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Russellville city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.6079 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.6777 in Russellville.

Names with the most arrests in Sherwood

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 42.3% are people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sherwood is 0.39% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 12.63 daily crimes that occur in Sherwood.
  • Sherwood is safer than Texarkana.
  • In Sherwood you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Sherwood have increased by 7.04%.