Yell County, AR Arrest Records

Yell County, AR is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.48 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Pulaski, Washington, Saline, Crittenden, Faulkner counties in Arkansas.
Yell County, AR property crime rate is 10.44 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 120 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 3.45% compared to 2015.

Yell County, AR Crime Rate

Total arrests in Yell County in 2016 increased by 15.25% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 50 to 32 while non-violent crime increased by 30.06% from 173 to 225.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 120
Burglary 77
Motor vehicle theft 28
Aggravated assault 25
Murder 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Yell County decreased by 36% from 2015 and increased by 77.78% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 32. In 2016 violent crime rate in Yell County was 68.36% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.148%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Yell County increased by 30.06% from 2015 and increased by 37.2% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 164 to 225. In 2016 property crime rate in Yell County was 63.27% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.044%.

How Yell stands up against other counties

Yell vs. Logan

You’ll be in more safety in Yell compared to Logan county that had 25.45% higher crime rate compared to Yell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.1600 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.6061 in Logan county.
Larceny rates of 5.5679 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 7.1586 in Logan county.

Yell vs. Hempstead

You’ll be in more risk in Yell compared to Hempstead county that had 6.5% lower crime rate compared to Yell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.1600 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1832 in Hempstead county.
Arson rates of 0.1392 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0910 in Hempstead county.

Names with the most arrests in Yell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Yell, Arkansas, the most crimes, that's 38.34% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Yell County is 0.64% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.27 daily crimes that occur in Yell County.
  • Yell, AR is safer than Logan.
  • In Yell County you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Yell, AR have increased by 15.25%.

Names in Yell County