Broken Arrow, OK Arrest Records

Broken Arrow, OK is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.54 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 92nd safest city in Oklahoma among the 195 cities.
Broken Arrow, OK property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 21.24 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 1,712 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 19.64% compared to 2015.

Broken Arrow Crime Rate

Total arrests in Broken Arrow 2016 increased by 18.37% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 151 to 166 while non-violent crime increased by 19.03% from 1,929 to 2,296.

5 Crimes In Broken Arrow, OK in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,712
Burglary 413
Motor vehicle theft 171
Aggravated assault 91
Robbery 46

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 Broken Arrow 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 Broken Arrow increased by 9.93% from 2015 and increased by 15.28% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 144 to 166. In 2016 violent crime rate in Broken Arrow was 67.27% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.154%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Broken Arrow increased by 19.03% from 2015 and increased by 0.39% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,287 to 2,296. In 2016 property crime rate in Broken Arrow was 25.27% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.124%.

How Broken Arrow stands up against other cities

Broken Arrow vs. Lawton

You’ll be in more safety in Broken Arrow compared to Lawton that had 103.62% higher crime rate compared to Broken Arrow according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.4256 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1408 in Lawton city.
Burglary rates of 3.8210 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 11.9374 in Lawton.

Broken Arrow vs. Norman

You’ll be in more safety in Broken Arrow compared to Norman that had 53.73% higher crime rate compared to Broken Arrow according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.4256 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4667 in Norman city.
Burglary rates of 3.8210 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.8374 in Norman.

Names with the most arrests in Broken Arrow

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 42.11% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Broken Arrow is 0.31% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.24 daily crimes that occur in Broken Arrow.
  • Broken Arrow is safer than Lawton.
  • In Broken Arrow you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Broken Arrow have increased by 18.37%.