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.
Robbery rates of 0.0464 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0918 in Logan county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.2992 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.1013 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.
Rape rates of 0.1392 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1365 in Hempstead county.
Burglary rates of 3.5728 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.0035 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 38.82% 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%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Yell, AR

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  • Date of Birth: 08-05-1988 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 09-04-2015 12:00:00
  • Age: 30
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 67 inches
  • Weight: 141 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: N/A
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2015-09-04 00:00:00
  • Location: Pope County Waiting List (Address: N/A)
  • Summary: Police in the area of Yell, Arkansas arrested Billy J Battershell on September 04, 2015. Battershell is 30 years old, weighs 141 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. He was charged with Poss. Firearm Certain Pers, Criminal Use Proh. Weapon.  All criminal suspects including Billy J Battershell are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Yell County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: John David Howard
  • Date of Birth: 02-04-1974 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 01-06-2016 12:00:00
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 72 inches
  • Weight: 192 lbs.
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 1000, Wrightsville, AR 72183-1000
  • State: Arkansas
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  • Booking Date: 2016-01-06 00:00:00
  • Location: Wrightsville Unit (Address: 8400 Hwy. 386 East, Wrightsville, AR 72183)
  • Summary: Yell County Law Enforcement arrested 45-year-old John D Howard on January 06, 2016. The charge against Howard is Deliver Meth Cocaine => 2g < 10g, Deliver Meth Cocaine < 2g, Residential Burglary - Habitual Offender, Battery-2nd Degree. He weighs 192 lbs. with gray hair and blue eyes;  Howard 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: Yell County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: Alfred Leroy Mullen
  • Date of Birth: 05-09-1981 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 03-15-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 67 inches
  • Weight: 185 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: N/A
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-03-15 00:00:00
  • Location: Sebastian Cnty Waiting List (Address: N/A)
  • Summary: Arrested on March 15, 2019 was 37-year-old Alfred L Mullen who is 67 inches tall, weighs 185 lbs. and has brown eyes. Yell County Law Enforcement is charging Mullen with Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Yell, Arkansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Yell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Date of Birth: 08-24-1990 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 10-10-2018 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 75 inches
  • Weight: 211 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: P.O. Box 1630, Malvern, AR 72104
  • State: Arkansas
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2018-10-10 00:00:00
  • Location: Ouachita River Correct. Unit (Address: 100 Walco Lane, Malvern, AR 72104)
  • Summary: On October 10, 2018, Yell County Law Enforcement arrested 28-year-old Dillon J Metcalf for Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine - Probation Revocation, Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine in Yell, Arkansas. He is 75 inches tall, weighs 211 lbs. and has brown eyes. Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine - Probation Revocation, Poss Drug Paraphernalia Meth Cocaine is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Metcalf may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Yell County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: Misty Wyles
  • Date of Birth: 05-02-1981 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 02-26-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Caucasian
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 65 inches
  • Weight: 185 lbs.
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Arkansas
  • Address: N/A
  • State: Arkansas
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  • Booking Date: 2019-02-26 00:00:00
  • Location: Yell County Waiting List (Address: N/A)
  • Summary: 37-year-old Misty L Chapman, arrested February 26, 2019 in Yell, Arkansas. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Chapman’s status may be obtained from the following: Yell County Law Enforcement.