Augusta, AR Arrest Records

Augusta, AR is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.95 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 65th safest city in Arkansas among the 177 cities.
Augusta, AR property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 18.28 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 22 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 33.33% compared to 2015.

Augusta Crime Rate

Total arrests in Augusta 2016 decreased by 21.05% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 5 to 8 while non-violent crime decreased by 28.85% from 52 to 37.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 22
Burglary 15
Aggravated assault 6
Legacy rape 1
Robbery 1

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 Augusta 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 Augusta increased by 60% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Augusta was 15.77% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.395%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Augusta decreased by 28.85% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Augusta was 35.69% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.828%.

How Augusta stands up against other cities

Augusta vs. Eudora

You’ll be in more safety in Augusta compared to Eudora that had 106.42% higher crime rate compared to Augusta 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 Eudora city.
Arson rates of 0.4941 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Eudora.

Names with the most arrests in Augusta

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on 50% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Augusta is 0.33% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.09 daily crimes that occur in Augusta.
  • In Augusta you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Augusta have decreased by 21.05%.