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Crime rate in West Helena, Arkansas (AR): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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Crime rates in West Helena (using Helena-West Helena) by Year

Type

2001

2004

2005

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
1
(12.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(34.3)
11
(135.1)
7
(87.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
19
(217.1)
19
(233.4)
13
(162.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
14
(160.0)
31
(380.7)
63
(786.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
125
(1,428.6)
227
(2,788.0)
256
(3,196.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
74
(845.7)
181
(2,223.0)
339
(4,233.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
26
(297.1)
17
(208.8)
31
(387.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
7
(87.4)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 319.5)282.3579.8725.3
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.



According to our research of Arkansas and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in West Helena, Arkansas as of July 25, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in West Helena to the number of sex offenders is 518 to 1.


See how dangerous West Helena, AR is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
West Helena:

725.3
Helena-West Helena:

729.0
Helena:

424.8
Marvell:

379.6
Marianna:

302.5
Clarksdale:

663.4
Violent crime rate in 2005
West Helena:

587.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
West Helena:

466.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2001
West Helena:

222.9
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2005
West Helena:

909.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
West Helena:

700.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2001
West Helena:

372.7
U.S. Average:

337.2


Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 20 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Arkansas average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Arkansas average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 29 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Arkansas average:

1.90


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in West Helena

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

2005 2004 2001

Crimes by type - 2005

Crimes by type - 2004

Crimes by type - 2001


Zip codes: 72390.


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