Waurika, OK Arrest Records

Waurika, OK is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.52 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 5th safest city in Oklahoma among the 195 cities.
Waurika, OK property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 3.04 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 5 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 54.55% compared to 2015.

Waurika Crime Rate

Total arrests in Waurika 2016 decreased by 47.06% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 5 to 3 while non-violent crime decreased by 50% from 12 to 6.

5 Crimes In Waurika, OK in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 5
Legacy rape 2
Aggravated assault 1
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Other Cities in Oklahoma with the Most Arrests

Among the 195 cities in state the most dangerous is Oklahoma City with 5,027 violent crimes that’s 32.76% of total of 15,347. Broken Bow has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 41 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Broken Bow 86.86
Tulsa 69.99
Poteau 69.78
Ardmore 56.69
Catoosa 56.68

Safest Cities in Oklahoma

Are you planning a move to Oklahoma? Here are the safest cities in Oklahoma with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Waurika is 1 out of 184. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Fairview and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Kingston.

City Arrests
Kingston 1.83
Elgin 1.91
Haskell 2.03
Coalgate 4.33
Waurika 4.56

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Waurika decreased by 40% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Waurika was 67.61% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.152%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Waurika decreased by 50% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Waurika was 89.31% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.304%.

How Waurika stands up against other cities

Waurika vs. Haskell

You’ll be in more risk in Waurika compared to Haskell that had 55.56% lower crime rate compared to Waurika 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 Haskell city.
Burglary rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Haskell.

Waurika vs. Chelsea

You’ll be in more safety in Waurika compared to Chelsea that had 401.02% higher crime rate compared to Waurika 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 Chelsea city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5076 in Chelsea.

Names with the most arrests in Waurika

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Waurika is 0.86% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.25 daily crimes that occur in Waurika.
  • Waurika is more violent than Haskell.
  • In Waurika you have a 1 in 219 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Waurika have decreased by 47.06%.