Okemah, OK Arrest Records

Okemah, OK is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.77 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 179th safest city in Oklahoma among the 195 cities.
Okemah, OK property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 45.55 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 88 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 11.11% compared to 2015.

Okemah Crime Rate

Total arrests in Okemah 2016 increased by 20.77% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 3 to 9 while non-violent crime increased by 16.54% from 127 to 148.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 88
Burglary 57
Aggravated assault 8
Motor vehicle theft 3
Legacy rape 1

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 Okemah 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 Okemah increased by 200% from 2015 and decreased by 0% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 9 to 9. In 2016 violent crime rate in Okemah was 40.97% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.277%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Okemah increased by 16.54% from 2015 and increased by 18.4% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 125 to 148. In 2016 property crime rate in Okemah was 60.26% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.555%.

How Okemah stands up against other cities

Okemah vs. Muldrow

You’ll be in more risk in Okemah compared to Muldrow that had 10.16% lower crime rate compared to Okemah according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.4623 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 4.0025 in Muldrow city.
Burglary rates of 17.5439 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 15.0862 in Muldrow.

Okemah vs. Checotah

You’ll be in more risk in Okemah compared to Checotah that had 13.93% lower crime rate compared to Okemah 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 Checotah 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 0.3081 in Checotah.

Names with the most arrests in Okemah

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 Okemah is 0.46% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 13.24 daily crimes that occur in Okemah.
  • Okemah is more violent than Muldrow.
  • In Okemah you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Okemah have increased by 20.77%.